President and CEO, IAS-Québec
Elaine Barsalou is a Managing Director, Investment Banking, at National Bank Financial and has been a banker for over 18 years.
The various management positions she has held over the years helped her acquire in-depth knowledge of financing, mergers and acquisitions and new issuance (public or private) of equity and debt for large Quebec-based corporations. To date, she acted as financial advisor in a broad spectrum of mandates totaling over $25 billion.
Elaine holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Major in Finance) from McGill University. She also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute and is a member of the CFA Montreal Association and the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD). She is also a member of the boards of directors of ICD-Québec and Lemieux-Pilon 4D ART.