Director, Business Development - Americas
Quebec Young International Leader
Laurence Fouquette-L'Anglais is Director of Business Development for the Americas at Montréal International. Her role is to promote Montreal's business environment to foreign companies, supporting their establishment or expansion in Greater Montreal. Since joining Montreal International in 2017, Laurence has supported several international business expansions from the United States, Mexico and Brazil.
In 2019-2020, Laurence has also been entrusted with the management of the project to create the Montreal International Center of Expertise for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence - CEIMIA, a mandate granted to Montreal International by the governments of Canada and Quebec.
Previously, she held positions as a diplomatic and political advisor in various political offices. She holds a B.A. in International Studies from Laval University and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, a M.A. in Public Affairs from the Institut d'études politiques de Bordeaux, and an M.A. in Political Science from Laval University and Sussex University.