Marie-Hélène Primeau, CPA, CA, MBCI
Marie-Hélène is a seasoned practitioner, with more than 15 years of experience in supporting public and private organizations in setting up, exercising, maintaining and evaluating their business continuity program with large clients such as Alliance Bernstein, Vancity Bank, VIA Rail, Intact Insurance, Desjardins, iA Financial Group, the Government of Canada, British American Tobacco and many others. For the last decade, she has trained hundreds of professionals in North America and Europe on Business Continuity and related topics such as risk management and crisis management and communication. She is the volunteer President of BCI Canada Chapter. She has been a member of the ISO Technical Committee on Societal Security as well as part of the CSA Z1600 Standard Committee on Emergency and Business Continuity Management. She is a sought-after guest speaker for numerous conferences worldwide (the BCI World Conference, Conference Board of Canada, BCI Education Month, etc.). Marie-Hélène was awarded the RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur award in 2016 and she is actively involved on various women in resilience forums.