Montreal, April 18th, 2020 – The Ecofuel Fund, a seed stage venture capital fund dedicated to support cleantech startups, announces the appointment of Catherine Bédard as Financial Analyst.
“The expertise and knowledge that Catherine brings is already very valuable to the team and will create significant value to the companies that collaborate with the Ecofuel Fund”, said Richard Cloutier, Managing Partner of the Ecofuel Fund.
Catherine has more than 10 years of experience as a Commercial and Risk Professional in the mining industry for SNC-Lavalin where she was involved in major international projects at the business development level. She also worked for more than 5 years as an environmental and geotechnical engineer for SNC-Lavalin, HDS Environment and Genivar (now WSP).
Catherine holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Mining Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal and an MBA from HEC Montréal.
Ecofuel is a $40M venture capital fund and a specialized and personalized accelerator dedicated to the cleantech startups. Ecofuel works with entrepreneurs to help build globally competitive companies.
The Ecofuel Fund, cofounded by Cycle Capital, invests smart money in seed stage startups that develop and commercializes clean technologies. It is funded by Investissement Québec, acting as mandatory of the Government of Québec, BDC Capital, the investment arm of the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Fondaction, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Desjardins and the Centre Québécois de valorisation des biotechnologies (CQVB).