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Directors and officers

Kaleido enjoys the leadership of an experienced management team. The expertise and progressive vision of its members ensure the organization’s performance for the benefit of the families who chose us as their RESP provider.

The Boards of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Kaleido Foundation comprises officers and directors who are members of the business community with specific expertise in finance, education, and management. The board ensures decisions are made in the best interests of subscribers and beneficiaries.

Albert Caponi

Albert Caponi, CPA, CA*

Businessman

André Caron

André Caron, ASC

Former President, La Fédération des commissions scolaires du Québec

François Lavoie, B.A.A., B.A., Adm. A.*

Corporate Director

Geneviève Verrier

Geneviève Verrier, MBA, DESS, ASC*

Founding President, Blue Horizon Investments / Corporate Director

Isabelle Grenier, President and CEO

Isabelle Grenier, LLB*

President and CEO, Kaleido Growth Inc.

Jacques Topping

Jacques Topping, CPA, CA, MBA, ASC*

President of MissionBis Inc., Corporate Director

Jean Marchand

Jean Marchand, B.A.A., MSc*

Co-Founder, Kaleido formerly Universitas

Julie Lalonde, ASC, C.Dir., CFA*

Managing Partner, Walter Global Asset Management

Paule-Anne Morin, Adm.A., CMC, ASC, C.Dir.*

Corporate Director

Yves Lacasse

Yves Lacasse, LLB (Common Law), MBA, ASC*

Chairman of the board, Partner, Therrien Couture Joli-Coeur

François Ducharme*

Founding Partner and General Manager, Québec City Office, of TACT Intelligence-conseil

*Are also members of the Board of Directors of Kaleido Growth Inc.

Sound Management and Practices

Kaleido has adopted a series of governance statements, a set of strict rules of conduct that ensure the sound management of the organization and its activities.

These statements support the work of the many committees at Kaleido, which include several independent members, to oversee and ensure organizational integrity:

Committees mandated by the Board of Directors of the Kaleido Foundation

Audit and Risk Management Committee

  • Albert Caponi
  • Yves Lacasse
  • Jacques Topping
  • Paule-Anne Morin

Governance Committee

  • André Caron
  • Yves Lacasse
  • Geneviève Verrier

Committees mandated by the Board of Directors of the Kaleido Growth Inc.

Human Resources and Audit Committee

  • Albert Caponi
  • François Lavoie
  • Jean Marchand
  • Geneviève Verrier

Investment Committee

  • Gilles Bernier (outside member)
  • France Bilodeau (outside member)
  • François Lavoie
  • Julie Lalonde

Kaleido Growth Inc. appointed an Independent Review Committee, which acts as an independent body with the mandate to improve the quality of management through the supervision of conflict of interest issues that may arise.

Independent Review Committee

  • Pierre Lapointe, FCPA, FCA, ASC
  • Roger Demers, ASC, FCPA, FCA
  • Jacques Jobin, LL.B., ASC