Jean-Louis Fontaine

Vice Chairman of the Board, Bombardier Inc.

Westmount, Québec

Age: 78

Director since 1975

Not Independent

Jean-Louis Fontaine began his career with Bombardier in 1964 as Vice President, Production, of its Ski-Doo division and rose through the ranks to become Vice President, Transportation Products in 1974. He was named Vice President, Corporate Planning in 1977, a position he held until he became Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors in 1988.