MONTREAL, May 29 /CNW Telbec/ -
"Meeting the growth challenge in the financial services sector"
Monday, June 2, 2008
Noon - 2 p.m.
Centre Sheraton Montreal
1201, René-Lévesque Boulevard West, Montréal
Louis Vachon was named President and Chief Executive Officer of National
Bank Financial Group in June 2007. As such, he is responsible for the
strategies, orientations and development of National Bank and its
subsidiaries. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Vachon had served as Chief
Operating Officer since July 2006.
From January 2005 to July 2006, Louis Vachon was Chairman of the Board of
National Bank Financial Group and of Natcan Investment Management as well as
serving as Chief Executive Officer at National Bank Financial.
Mr. Vachon's career with the Bank dates back to 1986, when he joined
Lévesque Beaubien. After leaving in 1990 for Bankers Trust, where he served as
President and Chief Executive Officer of its Canadian subsidiary, BT Bank of
Canada, from 1994 to 1996, he returned to the Bank as President and Chief
Executive Officer of Innocap Investment Management in 1996. A year later, he
was appointed Senior Vice-President - Treasury and Financial Markets.
In 2002, Mr. Vachon was named one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40.
We hope you will attend this fascinating luncheon.
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