Chantal Sorel was formerly Managing Director, Capital, at SNC-Lavalin Inc.. She was responsible for the investment and asset management business capability of SNC-Lavalin, which invests capital in projects and manages the company’s multi-billion dollar portfolio of infrastructure investments.
Previously, Ms. Sorel was Senior Vice-President, Business Development, of SNC-Lavalin’s Infrastructure sector. Until late 2014, she held the position of Vice-President and Project Manager in charge of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Glen Site project.
Over her career, Ms. Sorel has held numerous management positions, most notably in the areas of project management, strategy, business development and operations management. She has led engineering and construction projects in various sectors (buildings, mining and metallurgy, industrial, railroads and power transmission), and has significant international experience, having traveled extensively for projects and business purposes in Europe, Asia, Australasia, South Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.
Ms. Sorel sits on the Boards of the Institut pour le partenariat public-privé, the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, the Canada-United Arab Emirates Business Council and Falco Resources, a public company.
Chantal Sorel has a degree in architecture from Université de Montréal and a Master’s degree in Project Management from Université du Québec à Montréal. She also has a Project Management Professional certification from the Project Management Institute and completed the Director Education Program jointly offered by the Institute of Corporate Directors, the McGill Executive Institute and the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.