The 2020 Cohort of Avant-Garde@CIRANO met virtually on August 27, 2020 on the theme "Leadership in times of crisis".
Monique F. Leroux, C.M., O.Q., FCPA, FCA
Corporate Director – Vice-Chairman of Gestion Fiera Inc. – Former President of Desjardins Group
On May 8, 2020, Ms. Leroux was appointed Chair of the Industrial Strategy Council for Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.
The Avant-Garde initiative aims to create a privileged place for interdisciplinary exchanges and the development of a network of people under 45 with leadership potential.