M&A Professionals Gala

  • Honoring successful Quebec Dealmakers and Advisory firms
  • Celebrating excellence in Financing and M&A
  • Creating awareness for the M&A contribution to the economy

The M&A Professionals Gala will be on May 1st, 2019. Join us to celebrate, at the prestigious ballroom the Windsor Montreal, the success and the remarkable work of professionals in M&A and corporate financing.

  • Honorary Chairman: Nicolas Marcoux, CEO, PwC Canada
  • Co-chairs: Anne-Marie Bélanger, Partner, BDO & Jacques Foisy, Chairman, Managing Partner, Novacap

The nomination process is closed. . 

 

Second M&A Awards Gala Winners are:

TRANSACTION OF THE YEAR $2-10M

Alma Cirikovic (OSF Global Services) / Charles Blouin (BDC Capital) for OSF GLOBAL SERVICES

André La Forge (Entrepreneur Capital) for ENJAY CONVERTERS LTD

Stéphane Marois (Fonds de solidarité FTQ) for SOLUTION PROCESSIA

 

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL IN M&A

Anne Dugal-Ferron (Groupe Traxion)

Charles Godbout (PwC Canada)

François Laurence (BDO)

Sébastien Nadeau (Oaklins E. Canada)

 

DEBT FINANCING

 Alma Cirikovic (OSF Global Services) / Charles Blouin (BDC Capital) for OSF GLOBAL SERVICES

Amir Karim (Polykar Inc). / Mathieu Rinaldi (BDC Capital) for POLYKAR INC.

Christine Pouliot (PwC Canada) for GROUPE LACASSE

Sébastien Nadeau (Oaklins E. Canada) for STAGELINE

 

BUSINESS ACQUISITION

Alma Cirikovic (OSF Global Services) / Charles Blouin (BDC Capital) for OSF GLOBAL SERVICES

François Laurence (BDO) for BATTERY VENTURES

Équipe Boralex / Alexandre Prokhoroff (PwC) for BORALEX

Marie-Claude Boisvert (CSCAP) & André Lavoie (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) for DEMERS AMBULANCES

Martin Lizotte (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) & Jacques Grégoire (Fonds de solidarité FTQ) for GROUPE OCÉAN

 

TRANSACTION OF THE YEAR $10-50M

Charles Godbout (PwC Canada) for TETRAGENX

Christine Pouliot (PwC Canada) for GROUPE LACASSE

François Laurence (BDO) for BATTERY VENTURES

Maxime Tourangeau & Benoît Mignacco (BDC Capital) for AUDIOKINETIC

Pierre-Marc Sarrazin (Ovivo Inc.) / Alexandre Prokhoroff (PwC) for OVIVO INC.

 

BUSINESS SALE

Catherine Beauchemin & Pascale Archambault (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) for INNOCAP

Charles Godbout (PwC Canada) for TETRAGENX

Édith Jacques & Judith Houle-Couture & Pierre-Olivier Valiquette (Lavery, de Billy, S.E.N.C.R.L.) for CAMSO INC.

Éric Lemay & Frédéric Bouchard & Andreanne Forget (PwC Canada) for GROUPE FORDIA

Richard Provencher (Stein Monast S.E.N.C.R.L. Avocats) for NAPEC INC.

 

JOINT VENTURE

Catherine Beauchemin & Pascale Archambault (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) for INNOCAP

François Laurence (BDO) for BATTERY VENTURES

Marie-Claude Boisvert (CSCAP) & André Lavoie (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) for DEMERS AMBULANCES

 

TRANSACTION OF THE YEAR $50-100M

Éric Lemay & Frédéric Bouchard & Andreanne Forget (PwC Canada) for GROUPE FORDIA

Marie-Claude Boisvert (CSCAP) & André Lavoie (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) for DEMERS AMBULANCES

Sébastien Nadeau (Oaklins E. Canada) for STAGELINE

François Tellier (Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance) for DELOM

 

PRIVATE EQUITY

Charles Godbout (PwC Canada) for TETRAGENX

François Laurence (BDO) for BATTERY VENTURES

Équipe Boralex / Alexandre Prokhoroff (PwC) for BORALEX

Michel Lebeuf & Carl M. Ravinsky (Dunton Rainville) for REDBERRY GROUP

Martin Lizotte (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec) & Jacques Grégoire (Fonds de solidarité FTQ) for GROUPE OCÉAN

 

CROSS BORDER

Alexandre Prokhorrof (PwC Canada) for RIDGEMONT

Charles Godbout (PwC Canada) for TETRAGENX

Édith Jacques & Judith Houle-Couture & Pierre-Olivier Valiquette (Lavery, de Billy, S.E.N.C.R.L.) for CAMSO INC.

François Laurence (BDO) for BATTERY VENTURES

Ken Brooks (Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance) for TREOFAN HOLDING

 

TRANSACTION OF THE YEAR +$100M

Édith Jacques & Judith Houle-Couture & Pierre-Olivier Valiquette (Lavery, de Billy, S.E.N.C.R.L.) for CAMSO INC.

Frédéric Bouchard (PwC Canada) for VIAU FOOD PRODUCTS

Ken Brooks (Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance) for TREOFAN HOLDING

Michel Lebeuf & Carl M. Ravinsky (Dunton Rainville) for REDBERRY GROUP

Richard Provencher (Stein Monast S.E.N.C.R.L. Avocats) for NEMASKA LITHIUM INC.

 

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The M&A Awards Gala Committee would like to thank the Judges for their involvement, expertise and professionalism in our third Gala.

We also thank all participants who sent us their nomination form.

It was a challenge to make a choice among all those exceptional nominations received.

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May 1st, 2019

5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Windsor
1170 Peel Street
Montreal

Registration