Ms. Annie Thabet is a partner with Celtis Capital Inc., a firm specialized in transactional services in relation to mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and corporate finance, as well as asset management since 2003. From 1998 until 2003, she worked at AT Capital, an investment management company she founded. Previously, Ms. Thabet worked at Société générale de financement du Québec, a Québec-owned organization specialized in equity investment in industrial and technological projects with international partners, from 1987 until 1998, after having been with Price Waterhouse (a chartered accounting firm) for five years. Ms. Thabet is a chartered professional accountant and holds a Master of Business Administration degree. Ms. Thabet is a director of Centraide of Greater Montreal Foundation, past Chair of the board of directors of the Institute of Corporate Directors - Québec, Governor of Réseau Capital and Governor of the Business Research Foundation of the Université de Sherbrooke. Ms. Thabet is also a director of Russel Metals and Manac.