André Bérard

Corporate Director, Bombardier Inc.

Montréal, Québec

Age: 73

Director since 2004

Mr. André Bérard was Chairman of the Board of National Bank of Canada from 2002 to 2004, after having assumed the duties of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer from 1990 to 2002, President and Chief Executive Officer in 1989 and President and Chief Operating Officer from 1986 to 1989. Between 1958 and 1986, he held various positions of increasing responsibilities at National Bank of Canada. 

He is a member of the Boards of Directors of BCE Inc., BMTC Group Inc. and TransForce Inc.