Nannette de Gaspé Beaubien

Nannette de Gaspé Beaubien is a seasoned finance executive who has overseen the evaluation of, investment in, and successful growth of innovative and pioneering companies through her role with T Investment Corp. (formerly Telemedia Ventures). She is currently vice-chair of the company and has been a director since 2007. Nannette holds an MBA from the University of Toronto and is an Institute-certified Director (ICD.D) with the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Nannette began her career in corporate banking, corporate finance, and private equity in Toronto and New York City, working on major transactions for BMO Financial Group. In 2003, having earlier returned to Montreal, she took on a leading role with Telemedia Ventures, a privately held company with a diversified investment portfolio, where she currently works with and advises senior management, focusing on strategic planning. Nannette sits on portfolio company boards as a director or observer, overseeing financing, auditing, and executive compensation for companiesin the telecommunications, real estate, and aviation sectors.

Nannette is sought after for her financial acumen and natural marketing instincts. In 2014, she was appointed to the board of the National Research Council of Canada, where she applies her expertise in the commercialization of new technology. She is currently strategic advisor to the president and senior management of Holt Renfrew, a leading Canadian luxury retailer.

Devoted to her community, Nannette has supported Foundation projects related to entrepreneurship, health care, and water resources. She has served on various non-profit boards in the healthcare and education sectors.