Yvon Vinet, Notary, LLB, DDN - Biography

Côteau-du-Lac, Quebec

Director since 2009
Expert in the fields of corporate and notary law

Other key areas of expertise

  • Insurance industry
  • Cooperation

Professional experience

Yvon has a bachelor's degree in law and a separate degree in notary law from Université de Sherbrooke. He has been a notary in partnership since 1987 and works primarily in the field of business law (transfers, mergers, acquisitions and court-ordered restructuring). In addition to sitting on the Federation's board, he chaired the Desjardins Financial Security board from 2012 to 2016 and sat on the board of Desjardins General Insurance Group from 1996 to 2009. Yvon has served as a Desjardins caisse director for over 30 years.

Other roles at Desjardins

  • Director and former Chair, Caisse Desjardins de Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
  • Director, Desjardins Technology Group, Desjardins Trust and Desjardins Capital Inc.
  • Director, Desjardins Security Fund
  • Chair, Desjardins Group Retirement Committee