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Service Diron


When the founders of Service Diron decided to retire, the Capital croissance PME fund backed key employees Bobby Tardif and Marco Dubé in becoming co-owners.

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Founded in 1984, Service Diron inspects, maintains and repairs service station oil and gasoline equipment, tanker trunks and automotive garage vehicle lifts. The Saint-Antonin business has five employees and a wide service area: the Lower St. Lawrence, the Gaspé and Northern New Brunswick.

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Capital croissance PME, the combined strength of Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins and the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, is an investment fund with the primary mission of providing patient capital to Québec SMEs to carry out a variety of expansion projects. It strives in particular to keep SME ownership in Québec as entrepreneurs start thinking about taking their retirement. Managed by Desjardins Business Capital régional et coopératif, CCPME is designed to meet the financing needs of Québec companies, primarily in the form of subordinated loans of less than $5 million.


Yves Lévesque
Investment Manager
418 723-4794, ext. 7153216
Martin Labbé
Investment Manager
418 723-4794, ext. 7153225
Jean Langevin
Associate Vice-president
819 376-4000, ext. 7020553


Sylvain Dupuis
Managing Vice-President, Investment
514 281-8612

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