Andrée-Lise Méthot

Corporate Director
Andrée-Lise, founder of Cycle Capital Management, boasts more than fifteen (15) years of experience in corporate financing, management and engineering. She has developed a network of top-notch partnerships, thereby demonstrating the growth potential of a private placement platform specialized in clean technologies (cleantech).

In addition to serving on portfolio companies’ boards of directors, she is Ecotech Québec’s co-founder and Chairwoman, she sits on the board of various organizations including Natural Gas Technologies Centre (NGTC)’s and the Société québécoise des infrastructures. She co-chaired a Task Force under the auspices of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC). She has chaired, or been a member of, many panels of judges, in particular the Grand Prix du génie-conseil québécois, the Canadian Consulting Engineers Awards (ACEC) and the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. In September 2011, Andrée-Lise was recognized as one of Canada’s Clean16.

Prior to founding Cycle Capital Management, Ms. Méthot created the first Quebec-based venture capital fund specializing in the Cleantech sector, namely the Fonds d’investissement en développement durable (FIDD) which gave birth to Cycle Capital. She also launched a fund specializing in sustainable development, the “Fonds d’action québécois pour le développement durable (FAQDD)”.

She also worked among others at Groupe Axor, and at the Commission de la Santé et de la Sécurité du Travail (CSST), Québec’s Workplace Health and Safety Board.She has a Master’s degree in Science from the Université de Montréal. Her Bachelor’s degree is in Geological Engineering from Université Laval. She also studied atmospheric physics at the Université du Québec à Montréal