Sylvia is a former C-suite executive with some 25 years of experience in the consumer goods, media, technology and bio-technology sectors, working, in most cases, for publicly-traded companies in Canada and the United States. Her perspective on value creation includes a clearly articulated vision, a compelling strategy and informed perspective on corporate reputation, brand and stakeholder engagement. Sylvia’s scope of experience includes transformational M&A as well as seeing the way through chaos and crisis management. Sylvia thrives on complex business challenges where success requires both an analytical focus on issues that are critical to business and operations sustainability, but also “big picture” perspective and an ability to “see the forest for the trees”.
Sylvia has the ICD.D designation and is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors: she is a founding Board member of BIXI Montreal, and is a board member of the Granby Zoo and the Olympic Installations Board (Olympic Stadium), as well as an advisory board member of the Montréal Children’s Hospital.
Sylvia is fluent in both French & English and considers herself bicultural as well!