Managing Director, Capital Solutions
CDPQ US (New York)
Martin Laguerre is Managing Director, Capital Solutions, at CDPQ. In this role, he is responsible for the Capital Solutions investment bi-portfolio, which combines Private Equity and Fixed Income activities and provides companies with a more flexible source of financing. The teams he manages are responsible for initiating, executing and monitoring transactions for the portfolio’s overall activities.
Mr. Laguerre sits on the Capital Solutions and Infrastructure Financing investment committees. He is based in CDPQ’s New York office with a team in Montréal. Prior to joining CDPQ in 2019, he was Senior Principal, Power and Renewables at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB, now CPP Investments) in New York. He previously held the position of Managing Director, Global Power and Water Division and Renewables at General Electric, as well as various positions in investment banking and investment management at global financial institutions.
Mr. Laguerre holds a Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. He is a Desautels’ Global Expert at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management. He has been a CFA charterholder since 2000. He sits on the Board of Directors of Genworth Canada, and has served as a director for other companies.