Julien Trussart is recognized for his excellent analytical skills and his ability to support our companies. His approach to evaluating all possible options and his ability to arrive at a recommendation based on a risk analysis of each opportunity make him an important asset for our portfolio companies. He also has in-depth expertise in mergers and acquisitions, as well as a solid understanding of tax and accounting issues. With his vast experience, he has been recognized on numerous occasions for his outstanding professional achievements, including winning the prestigious CPA Emergence award from the Ordre des CPA du Québec. Julien holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from HEC Montréal and a CPA designation. Not only is Julien an accomplished professional, he is also committed to his community, devoting his time and expertise to volunteer initiatives. Among others, he is Chairman of the Board of the Chambre de commerce et d'industrie Les Moulins (CCIM) and Co-Chairman of the Board of the Fondation Santé sud de Lanaudière.