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  • 2019-06-18
    09:00 - 15:00

The St. Lawrence Economic Development Council (SODES) invites you to its Annual General Assembly to be held on June 18, at hôtel Rimouski, Rimouski. The AGM will be followed by a luncheon-conference. Our guest speaker is Fonds de Solidarité FTQ President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Gaétan Morin.

Conference’s title: TBC.


Gaétan Morin has been President and Chief Executive Officer of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ since 2014. A member of the Fonds team since 1989, Mr. Morin held a variety of roles in the organization before becoming president, including Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development and Investment, Senior Vice-President, Natural Resources and Consumer Goods, Investment Director, Portfolio Manager and Financial Adviser.

Before joining the Fonds, Mr. Morin worked in business financing for various securities brokers, including Pemberton Securities and Saumier Morrisson et associés. Prior to this, he served as Project Manager for a number of mining companies and for the Ministère des Ressources naturelles du Québec.

Gaétan Morin sits on the boards of the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, SSQ Financial Group, the Fondation de l’entrepreneurship and the Cercle des présidents du Québec. In 2005, he was awarded the Prix Mérite Ressources by the Ordre des géologues du Québec.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and geology, as well as a master’s degree in economic geology from the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).



June 18, 2019
Board meeting: 9:00 – 11:00
Annual general meeting: 11:30 – 11:30
Luncheon: 11:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Hôtel Rimouski 
Board meeting & AGM – Monseigneur Parent room
Luncheon: 11:30 – 2:30 p.m. – Monseigneur Ouellet room

Starter: Beet carpaccio, Granny apple, fennel, goat cheese, cider vinaigrette
Main course: Stuffed pork tenderloin, inspired by the chef
Dessert: Croustillant choco-caramel
Coffee, tea, herbal tea

**Please contact us if you have any food allergies, dishes are not going be changed on the day of the event.