Jean-Denis Dubois

BA, BSc, MSc

Vice President, Special Projects

  • Executive management of one of the largest biomedical research centres in Quebec ($75 million in grants) and founder and executive director of Opération Enfant Soleil, a non-profit organization that raises funds to support quality pediatrics for all children in Quebec (Canada). More than $288M raised  in donations and presented to major pediatric hospitals in Quebec since its inception.
  • Vice President, Investments, Life Sciences, Fonds de solidarité FTQ (Montreal, Canada) with over $18B in assets. Decision-maker and active in more than 50 of the capital development fund’s investments in life sciences. Portfolio value has grown 17 times in five years.
  • COO, Endoceutics Inc. (Quebec, Canada), a biotechnology company specializing in the development of drugs for the prevention and treatment of breast cancer and menopausal symptoms through hormone replacement therapy. Design of a 250,000 sq. ft. pharmaceutical manufacturing facility according to CGMP  standards.
  • Director General, CARTaGENE, (Université de Montréal, Canada). Funded by Genome Canada and Génome Québec, mapping the genomics of the Quebec population to improve health.
  • External consultant specialized in life sciences, large hospitals (Canada, USA, Brazil, Hong Kong, EMEA) in more than 30 mandates involving turnaround management, strategic consulting, joint ventures and international financing.