Renaud Faucher joined the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in 2006. He is currently Regional Director, Asset management in the Infrastructure group where he is responsible for the management of the infrastructure investments held by the group in North America. From 1986 to 1990, Mr. Faucher worked as a project engineer on the construction of large infrastructure projects in Canada and Europe, including the Channel Tunnel project. From 1992 to 1998, Mr. Faucher worked on the financing and management of independent power plants across Canada. From 1998 to 2006, he held different positions within wholly owned subsidiaries of Hydro-Québec as Director Investments, Vice President Finance and Vice President Risk Management. Mr. Faucher sits on the Boards of Noverco (2014), Colonial Pipeline (2014 and Chairman of the Audit Committee since July 2017) and of AES U.S. Investments Inc. and IPALCO (holding companies of Indianapolis Power and Light Company, 2015). Previously, Mr. Faucher was a member of the LLC committee of Cross-Sound Cable Company LLC (an electrical transmission provider featuring a submarine power cable that crosses between Connecticut and Long Island, NY, 2003-2006), a director of Sedna (long-term care services provider in Québec, 2006-2007), of Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline (operates an interstate pipeline in the United States, 2006-2009), of Noverco (a holding company with investments in Énergir and Enbridge, 2006-2009), of AviAlliance Capital (formerly Hochtief Airport Capital Gmbh, 2010-2014), on the Supervisory Board of Budapest Airport (2011-2014), on Heathrow Airport Holdings (from 2006 to 2014 with 4 years as chairman of the Audit Committee) and on the members committee of Invenergy Wind LLC (2014-2017).
Mr. Faucher holds a Bachelor's in Civil Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal, as well as an MBA from Concordia University and a DESS (specialized graduate diploma) in Accounting from ESG-UQAM. He is also a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA).