The Génome Québec Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Coderre as the organization’s new President and CEO. Recognized for his extensive knowledge of the issues facing science and technology and for his reputation as an outstanding leader, Mr. Coderre will be bringing to Génome Québec his wealth of experience acquired in Québec, in Canada and around the world. 

Génome Québec is a non-profit organization that promotes genomics and serves as a driving force of economic growth in Québec. Its goal is to foster the development and integration of the cross-disciplinary field of genomics and support researchers in their quest for excellence and competitiveness.

A certified corporate director (ASC – Administrateur de sociétés certifié) with a proven track record in public administration, Mr. Coderre has all the necessary attributes to spearhead Génome Québec. The mandate he has been given includes consolidating the strategic position of genomics in its various sectors of interest: health, agrifood, forestry and sustainable development.


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