Paul Beaubrun

A scion of Haitian musical royalty, Paul has spent his life living to the beat. Son of the Grammy nominated band Boukman Eksperyans, his earliest memories are of rhythm and sound. …

Catherine Brisebois

Catherine Brisebois is Vice President, Strategy and Business Transformation at the heart of Quebec fashion retailer Dynamite, where she leads several strategic initiatives to suppo…

Martine St-Victor

Martine is a communication strategist and founder of Milagro Public Relations Atelier. Born in Trois-Rivières of Haitian parents, her trips to Haïti began at a very young age. Firs…

Déborah Cherenfant

Déborah is the president of the Junior Chamber of commerce of Montreal. She is also the president of the board of Compagnie F, a non-profit organization helping vulnerable women be…

David Belle

David Belle first travelled to Haiti in 1993 as a young filmmaker. A few years later he built a house on Haiti’s southern coast. In 2004 David co-founded Haiti’s International Film…

Marc-André Franche

Marc-André Franche spent his professional career working in international development and conflict prevention with the United Nations. He serves as Chief of the UN Secretary Genera…

Régine Chassagne, crédit photo George Fok

Régine Chassagne – KANPE Co-Founder

Régine Chassagne was born in Montreal. Her parents, born in Haiti, fled the dictatorship of François Duvalier in the ’60s. Régine and Dominique Anglade co-founded KANPE with …

Izvor Zivkovic

Izvor Zivkovic is the founder and CEO of artist management company Split Second. His clients include Arcade Fire.…

François Audet – Chairman of the Board

Francois Audet is Professor at the School of Management (ESG) of the Université du Québec à Montréal and the scientific Director of the Canadian Research Institute on Humanitarian …

Christian A. Lazarre

Christian A. Lazarre is an associate at Allen & Overy’s, one of the most prominent full service international law firms counting more than 2,800 lawyers in 44 offices across 31…

Nesmy Jean-Baptiste

After completing a degree in Agroeconomics at the State University of Haiti and working for more than three years in economic development projects with PRODEVA (a non-governmental …

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