Montréal, June 15, 2022 – Bâtirente held its annual general meeting today, with renewal being the dominating theme. Yvan Duceppe, Chair of the Board and Éric Filion, Chief Executive Officer—both of whom took up their duties in 2021—took this opportunity to announce...
Bâtirente announces the appointment of Danick Lessard as Director, Development. Danick will head up strategic development activities for Bâtirente’s participating unions and their members. His appointment rounds out our management committee, composed of Éric Filion, CEO; Marie-Claude Baker Prud’homme, Director, Finances, Governance and Risks; and Vickie Lavoie, Chief Operating Officer.
Bâtirente and FÉRIQUE Fund Management are highlighting the commitment of Imperial Oil to boost its efforts regarding climate protection. The petroleum company has committed to working on strengthening its absolute GHG (greenhouse gas) emissions reduction targets. In its published management proxy circular, Imperial Oil committed to working toward…
Bâtirente is pleased to announce several new appointments to its Board of Directors. December 2021 saw the appointment of Hélène Jacques as Vice-Chair, with Kevin Gagnon of the Syndicat des Travailleuses et Travailleurs de Bridgestone de Joliette (CSN) labour union appointed as group representative and Simon Mathieu Malenfant—Vice-President, Treasury, for the FEESP-CSN union—appointed as the CSN-designated representative.
As a recognized leader in responsible investment, Bâtirente is firmly committed to the climate. In recent months, we have taken concrete steps that bring us closer to meeting our goals set for 2025.
Bâtirente recently announced the appointment of Éric Filion as CEO and is now proud to unveil the composition of its new management committee. Marie-Claude Baker Prud’homme has been named Director, Finances, Governance and Risks. Vickie Lavoie takes on the role of Chief Operating Officer.
After more than 25 years as the Chief Executive Officer of Bâtirente, Daniel Simard has confirmed to its Board of Directors his intention to retire. Éric Filion, Chief Operating Officer for the organization, has been appointed to take over as CEO.
Bâtirente regularly subjects its Diversified Funds to an optimization exercise aimed at reflecting the latest financial market trends in its strategic asset allocation. As we all know, the world right now is changing quickly, and the challenges are many. To keep pace...
Today, Bâtirente held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) branded by the slogan “My retirement. Our strength” and presented a positive assessment of its 2020 activities to about 80 group representatives and partners who all attended virtually. Participants had the opportunity to learn that, while Bâtirente excelled in the quality of support provided to groups and members during this difficult period, the organization also kept a firm and steady focus on the future.
Bâtirente, with support from Æquo Shareholder Engagement Services (“Æquo”), submitted a shareholder proposal to the Imperial Oil Limited, asking the latter to adopt a corporate target that would enable it to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050.