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Monday, November 30, 2009

Erik Ryan nommą© prą©sident du conseil 2009-2010 íńģde la Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain

Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal
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Montrą©al, le 4 novembre 2009 - Lors de l'assemblą©e annuelle de la Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain, qui s'est tenue aujourd'hui, les membres ont ą©lu leur conseil d'administration pour l'anną©e 2009-2010. M. Erik Ryan, vice-prą©sident principal, Communications et relations externes chez Rio Tinto Alcan, a ą©tą© nommą© ą› la prą©sidence du conseil pour un mandat d'un an. Il succąģde ainsi ą› Rą©mi Racine, prą©sident et chef de la direction d'A2M, qui devient prą©sident sortant du conseil.

¨ī Notre rą•le, ą› la Chambre, est de faire en sorte que la mą©tropole soit dotą©e des meilleures conditions d'affaires. Dans le contexte actuel, nous allons tout mettre en oeuvre pour que la grande rą©gion mą©tropolitaine puisse pleinement bą©ną©ficier de la reprise ą©conomique qui pointe dą©ją› ą› l'horizon. Nous travaillerons sans reląĘche pour que Montrą©al puisse connaą∆tre un vą©ritable ą©lan de prospą©ritą© ¨™, a dą©clarą© Erik Ryan, nouveau prą©sident du conseil de la Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain.

Erik Ryan est titulaire d'un baccalaurą©at en gą©nie mą©canique de l'Universitą© McGill (1987) et d'une maą∆trise en administration de la Harvard Business School (1995).

En septembre 2002, M. Ryan se joint ą› Alcan inc. en tant que directeur, Soutien de la gestion stratą©gique. Il fait partie de l'ą©quipe d'acquisition de Pechiney et agit par la suite comme codirecteur de l'ą©quipe d'intą©gration d'Alcan-Pechiney ą› Paris. ąń l'automne 2004, il est nommą© vice-prą©sident, Stratą©gie et dą©veloppement, du secteur Emballages cosmą©tiques d'Emballages Alcan. En janvier 2005, M. Ryan est nommą© vice-prą©sident, Affaires gą©ną©rales et communications, du groupe Alcan Mą©tal primaire. En 2007, s'ajoutent ą› ses responsabilitą©s la diversification industrielle rą©gionale ainsi qu'une usine de coulage spą©cialisą©e en aą©rospatiale et en alliages nuclą©aires alors qu'il devient vice-prą©sident, Relations avec les partenaires et communications.

Erik Ryan a commencą© son implication ą› la Chambre en 2002 ą› travers le comitą© d'analyse stratą©gique sur le dą©veloppement ą©conomique avant de se joindre ą› son conseil d'administration et, par la suite, au comitą© exą©cutif.

Avant de se joindre ą› Rio Tinto Alcan, Erik Ryan a ą©tą© le secrą©taire gą©ną©ral du Sommet de Montrą©al 2002, oąľ il a dirigą© la conception et la tenue de cet ą©vą©nement fondateur crą©ą© pour identifier les prioritą©s et initiatives stratą©giques essentielles ą› la nouvelle Ville de Montrą©al.

De 1995 ą› 2001, aprąģs ses ą©tudes ą› Boston, M. Ryan a oeuvrą© en tant que consultant pour Monitor Company, une socią©tą© de conseil situą©e ą› Boston. Il a agi en tant que chef du bureau de Paris de 1995 ą› 1997. De 1989 ą› 1993, il a ą©tą© conseiller politique de Gą©rald Tremblay, qui ą©tait ą› l'ą©poque ministre de l'Industrie, du Commerce et de la Technologie. M. Ryan a alors contribuą© ą› la conception et au dą©ploiement de la stratą©gie des grappes industrielles et des ną©gociations du contrat social.

ąń titre de prą©sident du conseil de la Chambre, Erik Ryan s'impliquera dans les activitą©s de la Chambre pendant l'anną©e, puis comme prą©sident sortant du conseil l'anną©e suivante. Tout au long de cette pą©riode, M. Ryan sią©gera au comitą© exą©cutif de la Chambre.

Les membres suivants composent le conseil pour l'anną©e 2009-2010 :

Prą©sident du conseil :
Erik Ryan*
Vice-prą©sident principal,
Communications et relations externes
Rio Tinto Alcan

Prą©sident sortant du conseil :
Rą©mi Racine*
Prą©sident et chef de la direction
A2M

Premier vice-prą©sident du conseil :
Joseph Iannicelli*
Prą©sident et chef de la direction
Compagnie d'assurance Standard Life du Canada

Trą©sorier : íńģLuc Martin*
Associą© leader de la pratique manufacturiąģre-Canada
Deloitte & Touche

Dimitri Antonopoulos
Vice-prą©sident, Marketing et dą©veloppement hą•tels et restaurants
Le Groupe Antonopoulos

Christiane Bergevin
Vice-prą©sidente exą©cutive, Partenariats stratą©giques
Bureau de la prą©sidence
Mouvement Desjardins

Marc-Andrą© Blanchard*
Associą© directeur, Rą©gion du Quą©bec
McCarthy Tą©trault

Stą©phane Boisvert
Prą©sident, Bell Marchą©s Affaires
Bell Canada

Hubert Bolduc
Vice-prą©sident
Communications et affaires publiques
Cascades inc.

Manon Brouillette
Vice-prą©sidente exą©cutive, Stratą©gie et commercialisation
Vidą©otron ltą©e

Charles-Mathieu Brunelle
Directeur gą©ną©ral
Musą©ums nature de Montrą©al

Isabelle Courville*
Prą©sidente
Hydro-Quą©bec Transą‚nergie

Robert Desbiens
Vice-prą©sident exą©cutif, Stratą©gies corporatives
R3D Conseil inc.

FranąŖois Giroux
Prą©sident et chef de la direction
Allianz Madvac inc.

Michael Goodman
Prą©sident et fondateur
Michael Goodman Recherche de cadres

Michel Leblanc
Prą©sident et chef de la direction
Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain

Jean-Marc Lą©ger
Prą©sident
Lą©ger Marketing

Caroline Mą©nard
Prą©sidente
Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montrą©al

Heather Munroe-Blum
Principale et vice-chanceliąģre
Universitą© McGill

Michel Patry
Directeur
HEC Montrą©al

Daniel Peritz
Vice-prą©sident principal, Montrą©al
Canderel Management inc.

Lorraine Pintal*
Directrice artistique et gą©ną©rale
Thą©ąĘtre du Nouveau Monde

Luc Sabbatini
Prą©sident
Astral Media Affichage

Javier San Juan
Prą©sident-directeur gą©ną©ral
L'Orą©al Canada

Sylvain Vincent*
Associą© directeur de l'est du Canada et membre du comitą© exą©cutif canadien
Ernst & Young s.r.l./S.E.N.C.R.L.

* Membres du comitą© exą©cutif

Vous trouverez sur le site Web de la Chambre les notes biographiques et les photos des membres du conseil d'administration.

La Chambre de commerce du Montrą©al mą©tropolitain compte quelque 7 000 membres. Sa mission est de reprą©senter les intą©rąĀts de la communautą© des affaires de l'agglomą©ration urbaine de Montrą©al et d'offrir une gamme intą©grą©e de services spą©cialisą©s aux individus, aux commerąŖants et aux entreprises de toutes tailles de faąŖon ą› les appuyer dans la rą©alisation de leur plein potentiel en matiąģre d'innovation, de productivitą© et de compą©titivitą©. La Chambre est le plus important organisme privą© au Quą©bec vouą© au dą©veloppement ą©conomique.

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Erik Ryan appointed Chairman of the board of directors of theíńģBoard of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal for 2009-2010

Montrą©al, November 4, 2009 - At the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal's annual assembly, which was held today, members elected their board of directors for 2009-2010. Mr. Erik Ryan, Senior Vice-President, Communications and External Relations, of Rio Tinto Alcan, was appointed Chairman of the board of directors for a one-year term. He succeeds Rą©mi Racine, President and CEO of A2M, who became the Retiring Chairman.

"Our role at the Board of Trade is to ensure that Montrą©al has the best conditions for business. In the current environment, we will do everything we can to enable the greater metropolitan region to fully benefit from the economic recovery that is already visible on the horizon. We are working non-stop so that Montrą©al can enjoy a true surge of prosperity," stated Erik Ryan, new Chairman of the board of directors of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal.

Erik Ryan holds a B. Eng. in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University (1987) and an MBA from the Harvard Business School (1995).

Mr. Ryan joins Alcan Inc. in September 2002 as Director, Strategic Management Support. He is part of the Pechiney acquisition team, and is later co-leader of the Alcan-Pechiney Integration Leadership Team in Paris. In the fall of 2004, he becomes Vice-President, Strategy and Business Development, for Alcan Packaging Global Beauty sector. In January 2005, Mr. Ryan is appointed Vice-President, Corporate Affairs and Communications, for Alcan Primary Metal Group. In 2007, Regional Industrial Diversification and an aerospace and nuclear alloys casting plant are added to his responsibilities, as he becomes Vice-President, Stakeholder Relations and Communications.

Erik Ryan first became involved with the Board of Trade in 2002 through the strategic analysis committee on economic development before joining the board of directors and then, its executive committee.

Prior to joining Rio Tinto Alcan, Mr. Ryan was Secretary General of the Sommet de Montrą©al 2002, in charge of designing and conducting this foundational event created to identify the strategic priorities and initiatives critical to the new City of Montrą©al.

Between 1995 and 2001, following his studies in Boston, Mr. Ryan worked as a consultant for Monitor Company, a Boston consultancy. Between 1995 and 1997, he headed its Paris office. Between 1989 and 1993, he was political advisor to Gą©rald Tremblay, then Minister of Industry, Trade, and Technology. At that time, Mr. Ryan contributed to the design and deployment of the industrial cluster strategy, and to negotiating the social contract.

As Chairman of the board of directors of the Board of Trade, Erik Ryan will be involved in the Board of Trade's activities during the current year, and also as Retiring Chairman the following year. Over this entire period, Mr. Ryan will sit on the Board of Trade's executive committee.

The 2009-2010 board of directors is composed of the following members:

Chairman of the board:
Erik Ryan*
Senior Vice-President, Communications and External Relations
Rio Tinto Alcan

Retiring Chairman of the board:
Rą©mi Racine*
President and CEO
A2M

First Vice-President of the board:
Joseph Iannicelli*
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Standard Life Assurance Company of Canada

Treasurer:
Luc Martin*
Manufacturing Practice Leader-Canada
Deloitte & Touche

Dimitri Antonopoulos
Vice-President, Marketing, Hotel and Restaurant Development
The Antonopoulos Group

Christiane Bergevin
Executive Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships, Office of the President
Desjardins Group

Marc-Andrą© Blanchard*
Managing Partner, Quebec Region
McCarthy Tą©trault

Stą©phane Boisvert
President, Bell Business Markets
Bell Canada

Hubert Bolduc
Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs
Cascades Inc.

Manon Brouillette
Executive Vice-President, Strategy and Market Development
Videotron Ltd.

Charles-Mathieu Brunelle
Executive Director
Montrą©al's Nature Museums

Isabelle Courville*
President
Hydro-Quą©bec Transą‚nergie

Robert Desbiens
Executive Vice-President, Corporate Strategies
R3D Consulting Inc.

FranąŖois Giroux
President and CEO
Allianz Madvac Inc.

Michael Goodman
President and Founder
Michael Goodman Executive Search

Michel Leblanc
President and CEO
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

Jean-Marc Lą©ger
President
Leger Marketing

Caroline Mą©nard
President
Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montrą©al

Heather Munroe-Blum
Principal and Vice-Chancellor
McGill University

Michel Patry
Director
HEC Montrą©al

Daniel Peritz
Senior Vice-President, Montrą©al
Canderel Management Inc.

Lorraine Pintal*
Artistic and General Director
Thą©ąĘtre du Nouveau Monde

Luc Sabbatini
President
Astral Media Outdoors
íńģJavier San Juan
President and Chief Executive Officer
L'Orą©al Canada

Sylvain Vincent*
Managing Partner, Eastern Canada and Member of Canadian Executive Committee
Ernst & Young LLP

* Member of the executive committee

Biographies and photos of the members of the board of directors can be found on the Board of Trade's Website.

The Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal has some 7,000 members. Its primary mission is to represent the interests of the business community of Greater Montrą©al and to provide individuals, merchants, and local businesses of all sizes with a variety of specialized services to help them achieve their full potential in terms of innovation, productivity and competitiveness. The Board of Trade is Quebec's leading private economic development organization.

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