Skip to content

M&A Awards Gala Quebec 2024

M&A Club logo large

M&A Awards Gala Quebec

M&A Awards Gala logo white small

May 15th, 2024

17h30 - 21h00

The Windsor Ballrooms, Montreal

Celebrate the winning transactions closed in 2023 at the 8th edition of the Annual M&A Awards Gala with the most successful Quebec dealmakers and advisory firms.

For more detailed information please consult our Gala Presentation.


Nominations are now closed. 

2024 M&A Award Gala Winners

2024 M&A Award Gala Finalists:

M&A Awards Gala Guest of Honor

Kim Thomassin

Executive Vice-President and Head of Québec, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

2017_KIM THOMASSIN_CDPQ_8127_SRVB_12 pouces-2

Kim Thomassin As Executive Vice-President and Head of Québec, Kim Thomassin leads CDPQ’s investment strategy in Québec and financing and support activities for me- dium and large companies in the province. She also oversees the Québec investment and operating partner teams. She sits on the Executive Committee and on the Investment-Risk Committee.
Prior to her current position, Ms. Thomassin held the role of Executive Vice-President and Head of Investments in Québec and Stewardship Investing, and prior to that, she served as Executive Vice-President, Legal Affairs and Secretariat. In these roles, she oversaw the Stew- ardship Investing team, which is responsible for factoring ESG criteria into CDPQ’s investment activities and deploying its investment strategy to address climate change.
Ms. Thomassin received a B.C.L./LL.B. from Université Laval and a minor in psychology at McGill University. She also studied at the University of Western Ontario’s Faculty of Law. Ms. Thomassin is a member of the Québec Bar.

Master de Ceremonies

Sylvain Corbeil

Senior Vice President, Business Banking Distribution in Québec, Scotiabank

Corbeil_Sylvain_11_(4X4 po)

In this role, Sylvain brings over 25 years’ experience in the financial industry and is responsible for driving Scotiabank’s Business Banking growth strategy in Québec.
Prior to joining Scotiabank, Sylvain has held progressively senior roles in corporate banking, including Senior Vice President, Business Banking at TD Bank Group, Vice President, Specialized Groups at National Bank, Head of Finance, Canadian Banking and Vice President, Commercial Banking at RBC.
Sylvain holds a master’s degree in Science with Honors from the University of Quebec in Montreal. He is an active member of the community and he is also the Governor of the Mon- treal Clinical Research Institute.

Viviane Croux

Chef Québec, BMO Entreprises

Viviane Croux leads the BMO Corporate Finance team in Quebec. She has close to 25 years of experience in the financial sector, with a unique background, having worked in capital markets, wealth management and commercial banking. Prior to joining the finance sector Viviane worked as an accountant with a major accounting firm in Montreal.
Viviane has a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder. She has a Bachelor’s degree from HEC Montreal and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from McGill University.
Viviane supports numerous organizations with a focus on supporting children and their families, including the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation, the Fondation des jeunes de la DPJ and United Way.

Gold Sponsors

BDC logo color
M&A Club - BMO
M&A Club - Dentons 2
M&A Club - Desjardins Entreprise_c
Finalta Capital logo color
FTQ logo color
Investissement Quebec logo color
KRB logo color
M&A Club - RCGT_c
M&A Club - Scotiabank EN

Silver & Bronze Sponsors

Accord logo color
M&A Club - Alfar Capital
Altrum logo color
BCF logo
BFL Canada logo color
Crowe BGK logo color
M&A Club - Groupe DCM
M&A Club - Desjardins Capital
M&A Club - EDC_2
M&A Club - Montreal Mini Storage
M&A Club - FASKEN2_c
M&A Club - Fiera FR_c
GowlingWLG logo color
M&A Club - HUB_c
M&A Club - LRMM
M&A Club - Lavery_c1
M&A Club - Miller Thomson
MNP logo color
M&A Club - National Bank_c
M&A Club - Norda
M&A Club - NRF
PWC logo color
RBC logo color
TD Bank logo color
M&A Club - Thornhill Capital
M&A Club - Thrust Capital Partners

Become a Sponsor

M&A Awards Gala logo white small
If you would like to become more involved as a future sponsor, please contact us.
Brahm Elkin, President & Founder
M&A Club_Gala Le Windsor
The Windsor Ballrooms
1170 Peel Street, Montréal

May 15, 2024
17h30 – Cocktail Reception
19h00 – Awards Dinner

Montreal • Toronto • Vancouver • Calgary • Ottawa Quebec City • Mississauga 
Kitchener/Waterloo • Montreal East • Laval
Brossard • St. Laurent • Sherbrooke • Trois-Rivières 
YPMA (Young Professionals in M&A)