OUR TEAM


Mr. Haskan Sioui , Msc.Fin., CGA
General Director
haskan.sioui@ipnq.ca

He joined the First Nations Venture Capital of Quebec (FNVCQ) in 2004 in the capacity of Investment Manager and is now its General Manager. The First Nations Venture Capital of Quebec is a professional organization with the primary mandate of providing coaching and financial support to Aboriginal businesses involved in start-up, expansion, recovery and acquisition projects. In 2001, Mr. Sioui obtained a Bachelor of Administration (B.A.A.) from Bishop's University in Lennoxville. Thereafter, in 2003, he completed the prestigious Master of Finance (Msc) program at the Université de Sherbrooke. During the same period, he was admitted to the Ordre des comptables généraux accrédités du Québec CGA. Prior to joining the FNVCQ, Mr. Sioui acquired a wealth of professional experience with the central finance department at Hydro-Québec and with PricewaterhouseCoopers as a financial consultant. Mr. Sioui is the son of a Huron-Wendat father and a Innu mother.

Ms. Julie Alain
Secretary-accountant
julie.alain@ipnq.ca

Ms. Julie Alain joined the FNVCQ team during the year 2013 as a secretary-accountant. She is responsible, among other things, for the administrative and financial follow-up associated with the investment files. Before that, she worked as an administrative assistant for various private companies, including seven years spent working for a law firm specialising in Aboriginal law. She received her combined secretarial and accounting diploma of professional studies in 2002 and has completed various courses in accounting at the college level.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr. Maurice Prud’homme, president
Fonds d’investissement de la culture et des communications (FICC)
General Manager

Me Jacques Beaudet, secretary
Native commercial credit corporation (SOCCA)
Lawyer

Mr. Guillaume Vincent, administrator
Corporation de développement économique montagnaise (CDEM)
General Manager

Mr. Sylvain Picard, administrator
Native Benefit Plan (NBP)
General Manager

Mr. Michael L. Rice, administrator
Access to capital and institutional development specialist

Mr. Jocelyn Moreau, administrator
Fonds de Solidarité (FTQ)
Portfolio Manager

Mr. Christian Rock, administrator
Desjardins, Medium-sized Businesses, Business Services
Senior Manager, First Nations Major Accounts