L. Jacques Ménard

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L. Jacques Ménard
Concordia's Chancellor, L. Jacques Ménard presents Hervé with his diploma.jpg
L. Jacques Ménard (right)
Born (1946-01-29) January 29, 1946 (age 71)
Chicoutimi, Quebec
Nationality Canada
Known for Chancellor of Concordia University

L. Jacques Ménard, CC OQ, (born January 29, 1946 )[1] was the chancellor of Concordia University from 2011 to 2014.[2]


Ménard is a companion in the Order of Canada and an officer in the Order of Quebec.[3][4] He is president of BMO Financial group, Quebec; chairman of BMO Nesbitt Burns; Ménard was formerly chairman of Hydro-Québec, the Investment Dealers Association of Canada and the Task Force on the Sustainability of the Quebec Health Care and Social Services System.

He received Concordia University’s prestigious Loyola Medal in 1999[5] and an honorary doctorate in 2006.[6]


  1. ^ "National Order of Quebec citation". National Order of Quebec (in French). Retrieved 31 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "L. Jacques Ménard joins Montréal International as board chairman". www.concordia.ca. Retrieved 2016-03-09. 
  3. ^ "L. Jacques Ménard, O.C., O.Q.". BMO Financial Group. Retrieved 1 November 2011. 
  4. ^ "Appointments to the Order of Canada". Governor General of Canada. Retrieved December 31, 2012. 
  5. ^ "L. Jacques Ménard". www.concordia.ca. Retrieved 2016-03-09. 
  6. ^ "Honorary Degree Citation - Jacques Ménard | Concordia University Archives". archives.concordia.ca. Retrieved 2016-03-09.