Martin Duchaine, B.Eng. MBA - Director of Défi Montréal, the largest innovative business acceleration program in Quebec with over 500 alumni over 10 years.
Mr. Duchaîne is a recognized expert in the financing and management of high-growth innovative companies with 20 years of experience and more than 1000 companies supported. Its network includes many leaders from the main financial and economic development institutions in Quebec. A specialist in Quebec's ecosystem, he co-founded Anges Québec and supported numerous successful companies including Frank & Oak, BonLook, TickSmith and Sofdesk, advised institutional investors and government programs. He wrote the Best Practices in Raising Capital for the Quebec Ministry of Innovation and Economy.