Mr. Jean Rochette from Longueuil, Quebec, Canada, received a bachelor’s degree in management from Université Laval in 1983, after which he completed an Executive MBA at the Université de Sherbrooke in 1992. He also received a certificate from the Collège des Administrateurs de Sociétés from Université Laval in 2007.
From 1983 to 1996, he worked for the company Ralston Purina Inc. as the director of marketing, before acting as its Executive Director for Quebec. He was then named the company’s CEO in France and as Vice-President of sales in Europe. In 2000, he started at Maax Inc. as Vice-President and Executive Director for Canada and, in 2002, became Vice-President and Executive Director for Canada before being named Vice-President and Executive Director for North America. In 2005, he acted as President of the management company Solutions SDC Inc. In 2008, he became President of Produits Neptune Inc.: the first business in Quebec to get the ECORESPONSIBLETM certification.
He has been a member of many boards of directors for associations in Canada and France, and was an administrator and President of the compensation committee for Opsens Inc. (TSX:OPS). Mr. Rochette is currently an administrator on the board for Produits Neptune Inc., the governance committee President and a member of the compensation committee for the company Groupe CVTech (TSX:CVT).
Produits Neptune Inc.