Éric Laflamme

Managing Director, CIBC-Innovation Banking

Eric (BAA,UQAM and MBA, HEC-Montréal) has 25 years of experience in banking operations management and financing. He joined CIBC-Innovation Banking in 2018 as Managing Director to implement the practice of corporate financing in technology and life sciences for Quebec. CIBC-Innovation Banking’s mission is to offer comprehensive financial services tailored to the needs of innovative businesses, including advance financing of recurring revenues and venture debt. Eric was selected by the prestigious Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference in 2015, which focused on innovation. He was also Chairman of the Board of the HEC-Montréal Network (87,000 graduates) and is actively involved with the Fondation Montréal Inc. and the CCEM.