Louis Babineau, Professor, DBA, ASC - Biography

Quebec City, Quebec

Director since 2016
Expert in the fields of governance and project management

Other key areas of expertise

  • Information technology
  • International cooperation

Professional experience

Louis is a professor of project management at Université du Québec à Rimouski. He has a doctorate in business administration with a focus on IT project teams and collaborative work environments. He also has 2 master's degrees—one in project management and another in international relations—and a bachelor's degree in political science. He holds the title of Administrateur de sociétés certifié. For many years, he served as a consultant on a number of international cooperation projects in the areas of banking, finance and infrastructure. Louis has served as a Desjardins caisse director for nearly 20 years.

Other roles at Desjardins

  • Chair, Caisse Desjardins de Sainte-Foy
  • Chair, Desjardins General Insurance Board of Directors
  • Former Chair, Développement international Desjardins Board of Directors
  • Director, Desjardins Technology Group, Desjardins Trust and Desjardins Capital Inc.
  • Desjardins Group board committees and commissions:
    • Member and former Chair, Audit and Inspection Commission
    • Member, Cooperation and Culture Commission