In her role as BDC’s Vice President, Solutions and Initiatives with Advisory Services, Marie-Claude leads the strategic planning and initiatives deployment, as well as solutions development. She works closely with the business development, product development, corporate strategy teams, as well as with our experts in client delivery, market research and intelligence, marketing and partnerships. She also oversees the development and delivery of learning programs dedicated to entrepreneurs.
Marie-Claude began her career at BDC after spending a few years in economic development. She has held several roles during her career, including Account Manager, Business Centre Manager, HR Business Partner, Regional Director, Strategy Implementation, and Vice President, Alberta South, prior to her current role. Marie-Claude is recognized for her business acumen, her ability to mobilize and influence, as well as to inspire and foster the development of her employees.
Marie-Claude holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Université du Québec à Montréal and an International Business degree from Aston University in Birmingham, England.