Press release

2 Dec. 2019 Montréal, CA

EY Canada bolsters Strategy practice serving financial services with strategic talent additions

As companies look to keep on top of innovation in today’s rapidly changing environment, EY Canada announced today it’s growing its Performance Improvement—Strategy practice.

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(Montreal, December 2, 2019)  As companies look to keep on top of innovation in today’s rapidly changing environment, EY Canada announced today it’s growing its Performance Improvement—Strategy practice. New team members who join from Pivot Strategy, a boutique management consulting firm in Montreal, will enhance the firm’s current Strategy practice, with a special focus on serving major Canadian-based Insurers and Wealth and Asset Managers.

“Companies looking to grow and optimize amid incredible disruption must evolve,” says Linda Williams, EY Canada Managing Partner, Advisory Services. “We’re very excited to welcome our new team members. Together, we’ll be even better able to assist our Insurance and Wealth and Asset Management clients to redefine their strategic positioning and design transformative solutions that deliver long-lasting value.”

Michel Bernier and Jean-François Gagnon, who founded Pivot Strategy in 2012, join EY with their team.

“We are very excited with this opportunity to combine our strong strategy consulting and industry experience with EY’s broad management consulting capabilities to drive our clients’ business forward,” say Bernier and Gagnon. “Working together, we’ll better uncover opportunities and accelerate the implementation of strategic change.”

To learn more about EY Canada Advisory Services visit https://www.ey.com/en_ca/consulting.


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