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Sylvain Dupuis, CPA, CA, C.Adm.

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Sylvain Dupuis

Sylvain Dupuis, CPA, CA, C.Adm.
Managing Vice-President, Investments

Sylvain Dupuis is Managing Vice-President, Investments with Desjardins Business Capital régional et coopératif. He is responsible for all Investments impacting the Québec economy made through the managed funds. Mr. Dupuis leads a team of about 40 professionals with a presence across Québec and specializing in company buyouts, development capital, business transfers and supporting the growth and development of cooperatives.

When joining the Desjardins team in 2010, he was a Senior Investment Manager, advising entrepreneurs seeking to complete business sale, transfer, acquisition or growth projects, and developing financing structures in accordance with CRCD’s mission. Mr. Dupuis has completed numerous transactions involving the acquisition of majority equity interests to carry out business transfers or to support employee buyouts.

With over 30 years of experience in the business world, Sylvain is known for his skill in negotiations and acquisitions, and business process integration and re-engineering. His rich career includes many achievements and value creation projects involving public, private and development-stage companies, nationally and internationally. He has worked across a variety of sectors, most particularly in services and manufacturing.

Sylvain holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Université du Québec à Montréal and is a member of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec and the Ordre des administrateurs agréés du Québec. He also serves on the boards of directors of various Montréal charitable organizations.