Michel leads IMCO’s investment team and oversees all global investment activities, including portfolio construction, asset allocation and strategic partnerships. Prior to IMCO, he was executive vice-president, depositors and total portfolio at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, where he managed service offerings and depositors relationships, in addition to overseeing asset allocation and overall portfolio building activities. Before that, he was president of Air Canada Pension Investments. In this role, he developed the investment strategy and oversaw all investment activities of Air Canada’s 14 pension plans. Michel has earned a master’s degree in finance and a bachelor’s degree in actuarial mathematics, both from Laval University. He is an associate of the Society of Actuaries, a member of the investment committee at the University of Montreal Pension Plan and a member of the pension policy council at the C.D. Howe Institute.