Mr. Gouin, 76, of Outremont, Quebec, was formerly Chairman of the Board of Quebecor Media Inc., a communications and media-cable and entertainment company. Mr. Gouin was appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada in 2018. He is also the former Advisory Director of Citigroup Global Markets Canada Inc. (1998-2003), former President and Chief Operating Officer of Le Groupe Vidéotron Ltée. (1991-1996) and former Chairman of the Board of TVA Group Inc. He is the Chairman of Anges Québec Capital Fund. He previously served on the Advisory Committee of the Ivey Business School for over 20 years.
Mr. Gouin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Montreal as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree and Master of Business Administration degree from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario.