Michel Tourangeau, Lawyer, LLB, ASC, C.Adm. - Biography

Montreal, Quebec

Director since 2017 and secretary since 2019
Expert in the fields of governance and corporate law

Other key areas of expertise

  • Financing
  • Real estate asset management and life and health insurance

Professional experience

Michel has a bachelor of laws from Université du Québec à Montréal. He became a member of the Barreau du Québec in 1981. In his practice, he focuses on commercial, corporate and real estate law. He also has a background in banking law. He's a member of the Ordre des administrateurs agréés du Québec and is an Administrateur de sociétés certifié. Michel has served on the boards of Desjardins's asset management and life and health insurance subsidiaries and has been a Desjardins caisse director for over 30 years.

Other roles at Desjardins

  • Director and former Vice-Chair, Caisse Desjardins du Centre-est de Montréal
  • Chair, Desjardins Financial Security Board of Directors
  • Director, Desjardins Technology Group, Desjardins Trust and Desjardins Capital Inc.
  • Director, Desjardins Financial Corporation Inc. and member, Audit and Risk Committee
  • Director, Desjardins FSB Holdings, Inc.
  • Director, Desjardins Foundation
  • Director, Alphonse Desjardins Historical Society
  • Desjardins Group board committees and commissions:
    • Member, Executive Committee