Alain Cloutier – Regional Director, Province of Quebec
Alain has 30 years of experience in financial and operational management. During his 27 years as a partner in a chartered accountants firm specializing in small and medium-sized companies, he excelled at assisting clients manage their expansion. He also participated in investment and financing projects and supported company managers in the implementation of their strategic planning.
In 2012, Alain became the Chief Operating Officer of Sunchef Foods Inc., a $130 million Quebec agri-food company. As part of his mandate, he supervised the complete reorganization of the corporate structure and the management team, as well as negotiated a short and long-term agreement worth $28 million. He was also involved in the supervision of a 53,000 square-feet plant expansion project.
Throughout his career, Alain has demonstrated expertise in financial and operational performance. His industry experiences includes the agri-food sector, particularly the poultry industry.
Alain holds a Bachelor of Administration from the HEC Business School in Montreal and has his Chartered Accountant Designation (CPA, CA).