Deputy Managing Director
Jean-Marc Arbaud is responsible for developing and overseeing infrastructure projects, most notably the Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM) of the greater Montréal area. He has approximately 30 years of experience developing, planning, financing, executing and operating public and industrial infrastructure projects on all continents. Before joining la Caisse in January 2014, he was President of Infra-Diagnox, a consulting company that he founded in 2012, which provides expert advice for the acquisition of major road transport and electrical transmission infrastructure projects in Brazil, India and the United States. From 2005 to 2011, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of IntransitBC, the Concessionaire for the Canada Line in Vancouver. He also worked for the engineering firm SNC-Lavalin for several years, where he held various positions from 1997 to 2005, and began his career in France as an engineer at Pingat Ingénierie in Reims. Mr. Arbaud holds an engineering degree from ENSIAA (France) and a specialization in applied mathematics and computer science from ISAA.