Pierre Lanctôt, CPC, CA
Pierre Lanctôt is Chief Financial Officer at the Senate of Canada since April 2018. Prior to joining the Senate, Mr. Lanctôt was a partner at EY (Ernst & Young) where he assisted several public sector organizations in improving their financial and operational performance, governance and the management of their investment projects.
For several years, Mr. Lanctôt was General Manager of Finance at Canada Post and successfully took on the responsibilities of financial planning, financial management for the postal operations as well as financial management of the transformation program. He also hold the position of Executive director corporate services and Chief Financial Officer at the National Capital Commission (NCC) and several senior management positions with various divisions and subsidiaries of Bell Canada.
Mr. Lanctôt started his career at the Office of the Auditor General of Canada and worked at Export Development Canada.
Mr. Lanctôt is a graduate of the École des Hautes Études Commerciales de Montréal (HEC) in business administration; he obtained his CPA/CA designation in 1989 and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.
Mr. Lanctôt has been a member of Hôpital Montfort’s Board of Trustees since 2014, and he is the chairman of the Audit Committee since June 2017. He brings to this role a vast experience in financial management, performance management, risk management and process improvement and transformation.