André Dessureault

President 2014-2016

André Dessureault is Vice-president, Specialized Services, Investments, Desjardins Business Capital régional et coopératif. In that capacity, he supervises services linked to managed funds investments, including Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins. More specifically, he is responsible for modelling and financial due diligence, pre-transaction valuation, taxation, market research and analysis, the legal framework of investment and divestment transactions. He is a member of the DCR management committee since 2009..

Mr. Dessureault has over 20 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and in financing for Quebec companies. Prior to focusing his career on venture capital funds, he worked for private law firms from 1987 to 1994 and for an investment fund from 1995 to 2002.

Graduating in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree in law from Université Laval in Québec City and admitted to the Barreau du Québec in 1987, Mr. Dessureault is a member of many associations. He was chair of the board of Réseau Capital from 2014 to 2016.