Vice-President and Head, Direct Private Equity
François Boudreault heads direct private equity investments for the Americas. In this role, he oversees all of CDPQ’s direct private equity investments in the United States and Latin America, and manages the teams responsible for these activities in Montréal and New York. He sits on the Private Equity Outside Québec and Corporate Credit investment committees. Mr. Boudreault has 17 years of experience in private equity, a market in which he has worked since he arrived at CDPQ. He sits on the Board of Directors of USI and Sedgwick, and has been a director for other companies in the portfolio. Before joining CDPQ, he worked for GE Capital. He holds a Master of Science from HEC Montréal and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.