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Jean Gattuso

Jean Gattuso has been president of Lassonde Industries Inc. since December 2012 and COO of the company since April 2009. Gattuso’s career spans over 40 years. Under his leadership, Lassonde conquered new markets, made several acquisitions and expanded the company’s manufacturing footprint. He is a 2015 Golden Pencil award recipient and sits on the board of directors of Investissement Québec; Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada (CHFA); and Tablée des Chefs. Over the course of his career, he has contributed to the work of the Conseil de la transformation alimentaire du Québec (CTAQ), which he co–founded, Tel-jeunes, and Fondation de la Société des soins palliatifs à domicile de Montréal. As part of Lassonde’s succession plan, Gattuso will retire on September 30, 2021.