Luc Bachand, MBA, ICD.D, FICB

Montreal, Quebec

Desjardins Group director since 2021. Key areas of expertise: Capital markets and risk management.

Other areas of expertise

  • Audits: Finance and accounting
  • Financing
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Governance

Professional experience

Luc has a bachelor of business administration from HEC Montréal and an MBA from Concordia University. He also has his corporate director designation (ICD.D) and is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers (FICB). He has extensive experience and expertise in the fields of financing, mergers and acquisitions, and risk management. He served as Vice-Chair and Head of Capital Markets – Quebec for a major Canadian bank, where he managed the corporate banking and corporate services section. He now sits on a number of boards, including those of LifeWorks, an HR management service provider, and Cominar, a real estate investment trust.

Other roles at Desjardins

  • Director, Desjardins Trust
  • Director, Desjardins Security Fund
  • Desjardins Group board committees and commissions:
    • Member, Audit and Inspection Commission