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Appointment of Sylvain Fortier to the Board of Directors of IRIC

Published on February 17, 2020

IRIC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Sylvain Fortier as a new member of its Board of Directors following a session of the Executive Committee of the Université de Montréal held on November 12, 2019. Mr. Fortier’s first mandate became effective December 1, 2019, for a period of three years.

Mr. Fortier is Chief Investment and Innovation Officer at Ivanhoé Cambridge. Sylvain Fortier is responsible for developing and executing strategies enabling Ivanhoé Cambridge to provide strong, innovative real estate investment leadership. To that end, he identifies new ideas by focusing on emerging trends, technological advances, innovative designs and needs generated by urbanization or by future users of space. His mandate also includes oversight of global investment funds.

He is actively involved in the community and has been a member of the fund-raising committees of The Lighthouse, Children and Families, United Way and IRIC.