Fer 3 Capital Inc.
Jacques Simoneau is Corporate Director of Fer 3 Capital Inc. in Montreal, Quebec. He is also a Corporate Director, member and certified ICD.D by the Institute of Corporate Directors.
Dr. Simoneau was Executive Vice President, Investments of the Business Development Bank of Canada (“BDC”) from 2006 to 2010. In that capacity, he was responsible for the venture capital and subordinate financing portfolios. Prior to that, he was President and CEO of Hydro-Québec CapiTech Inc., Senior Vice-President of the Solidarity Fund QFL and CEO of Société Innovatech du sud du Québec. He also held executive positions at Advanced Scientific Computing and Alcan.
He is a director of Transat A.T., and Azimut Exploration inc. Until recently he was a director of Diagnocure inc., of Génome Québec and of Sustainable Development Technology Canada. He was also a member of the Conseil de la science et de la technologie du Québec from 2004 to 2011.
Dr. Simoneau is a mechanical engineer and holds a M.Sc. from Laval University, as well as a Ph.D. from Queen’s University. He is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and of Professional Engineers Ontario.