Marcel Larochelle is a seasoned executive with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. He holds a B.Sc. from Queen’s University, as well as the CFA designation and is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) in the USA and of the Canadian institute of actuaries (FCIA).
Before joining Novacap, Mr. Larochelle held various executive positions in the asset management industry, including President and CEO of UBS Global Asset Management (Canada) as well as Executive vice-president and CFO for Fiera Capital. Previously, he assumed responsibility for the activities of Mercer Investment Consulting for Canada and Latin America. Following this, he started Mercer’s investment management subsidiary in Canada and acted as President for the Americas for that division of Mercer. Mr. Larochelle has also led or participated in the private equity financing of more than 20 organizations across various industries.
Mr. Larochelle is Chairman of the Board for Thorasys and GOrendezvous. He is also a Board member of Anges Québec and CentrixOne, as well as a member of the investment committee of the Canadian Center for Architecture foundation.