Serge Bourassa

President and COO, CEIM


US & Canada




Serge Bourassa joined CEIM in 1997 to build its New Technology Group. In year 2000, he launched, in the Cité du multimédia, CEIM’s Centre de développement des technologies de l’information, which provided major financial benefits to many start-ups. In 2014, the « Québec Innovation » project that he initiated was selected by the Canadian Accelerators and Incubators Program, CEIM being identified among the best-in-class organizations in Canada. Serge Bourassa has over thirty years of business experience, mostly related to entrepreneurship and innovation. Before joining CEIM, he worked in business financing and practiced banking and corporate law. He holds a B.B.A. from HEC Montréal, a M.B.A. from the University of Western Ontario and studied international business at Université Catholique de Louvain. He also holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Law from Université de Montréal.

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