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Caroline Biron chairs a seminar by the Institute of Corporate Directors of Quebec

2018-12-07

Woods LLP wishes to congratulate our partner Caroline Biron, who chaired a seminar organized by the Institute of Corporate Directors on December 6, 2018 to discuss the controversial topic of director compensation. The speakers were Mr. Yvan Allaire, Executive Chair for the Institute of Governance (IGOPP), Mr. Michel Brutti, Director and Portfolio Manager at Jarislowsky Fraser, and Mr. John LeBouthillier, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Semafo Inc. and Groupe Deschênes Inc. Moderated by Caroline, the panel discussed the need to review and to move away from traditional approaches to executive compensation and addressed recent trends that Boards of Directors should consider in fulfilling their responsibilities. The event was attended by more than 225 members of the business community.