Canadian Corporate Innovation Summit

Eric Lamarre

Eric Lamarre

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company


Eric Lamarre is a Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company and the global leader of its Internet of Things (IoT) practice. He joined the firm in 1994. Now based in Montreal, he has also worked in the Toronto and Paris offices.

Mr. Lamarre serves North American and global companies in the financial services, advanced industries and resources sectors. His areas of expertise include large-scale digital/IoT transformations, risk management, business strategy, post-merger management and productivity improvement programs.

From 2011 to 2016, Mr. Lamarre was the Managing Partner of McKinsey & Company Canada. Prior to that, he launched and led McKinsey’s global Risk Management practice.

Mr. Lamarre holds a PhD in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Bachelor of Engineering from McGill University, and a management degree from the Collège des Ingénieurs in Paris.

He is Vice-President of the Montreal Heart Institute Foundation’s board of directors, a director of The Conference Board of Canada, and a member of the McGill Engineering advisory board. He is also a member of the Government of Québec’s Advisory Council on the Economy and Innovation.