Strateco Resources | Board of Directors
Strateco’s board of directors is composed of highly qualified and experienced members. Diversified skills, experience and expertise unite to ensure the success of the Company.
President and CEO
Guy Hébert, Geo., MBA, has been the president and a director of the Company since April 2000. He has also been President of BBH Geo-Management Inc. since October 1992. Over the years, Mr. Hebert has held many management positions with various mining companies:
- President of Lyon Lake Mines Ltd. (1986 to 2001);
- President and CEO of Audrey Resources Inc. (1985 to 1992);
- President, CEO and Director of Altavista Mines Inc. (1995 to 2000).
Executive & Exploration Vice President
Jean-Pierre Lachance, Geo., has been Executive Vice President and a director of the Company since April 2000. He has also been Vice President of BBH Geo-Management Inc. since October 1992. Between 1996 and 2001, he held many management positions for various mining companies:
- Vice President, then Executive Vice President, of Lyon Lake Mines Ltd. (1996 to 2001);
- President of Novontar S.A., a company with properties in Costa Rica (1996 to 2002).
Director, Chief financial officer and Treasurer
Marcel Bergeron, CA and a director of the Company since March 2007, obtained a bachelor’s degree in accounting sciences from the University of Québec in Montreal (UQAM) in 1981. He has been a member of the Ordre des comptables en management accrédités du Québec (CMA) since June 1981 and of the Ordre des comptables agréés du Québec (CA) since December 1983. He was a partner at Petrie Raymond, chartered accountants, the auditors of Strateco, from July 1990 to June 2006, and later joined Devimco Inc., a real estate company, as General Manager in July 2006. He was appointed to the Board in March 2007 following the death of Francine Bélanger in November 2006. He is a member of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Couture has been a director of the Company since January 2011. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from HEC Montréal and is a Certified Financial Analyst (CFA). Mr. Couture is currently president of Minvest Capital, a Management and Investment Consulting Services company. Between 2009 and 2013, he was the president of Sentient Asset Management Canada Ltd, a Sentient Group company. He has over 30 years of experience as a financial management and investment professional. He held various positions at the Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec from 1983 to 2009.