UPDATED ON: Thursday, September 06, 2012
François Thibault, CFA,
Senior Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
From The Globe and Mail
Eric R. La Flèche, President and Chief Executive Officer, Metro Inc., is pleased to announce the following appointment.
François Thibault, CFA, is appointed Senior Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Effective August 1, Mr. Thibault leads all of the Company’s financial management and reporting functions, as well as treasury and investor relations, legal affairs, strategic planning and corporate development. Since 1999, Mr. Thibault has held various strategic positions with Bombardier, where he was Vice-President, Finance of Bombardier Aerospace since 2009. Prior to 1999, Mr. Thibault held senior financial positions with large companies in the printing and telecommunications industries. Mr. Thibault holds a Master of Science (Finance) from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor in Business Administration from Université de Sherbrooke.
Metro Inc. -- With annual sales of over $11 billion, and over 65,000 employees, Metro Inc. is a leader in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Quebec and Ontario, where it operates a network of more than 600 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250 drugstores under the Brunet, The Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.