Odgers Berndtson is pleased to announce that Annie Blouin has joined our Montreal office as Partner.
Recognized as a leading player in Canada’s financial marketplace, Annie focuses on the recruitment of senior leaders in a wide cross section of business sectors, drawing on her extensive leadership experience and contacts within the financial services industry.
Prior to joining Odgers Berndtson, Annie was an executive at Crédit Agricole in New York, where she oversaw the group’s activities in North America, Great Britain, and Ireland. She also has over 20 years of experience in the asset servicing industry at RBC Investor Services where she held several management and leadership positions in London, Montreal and Toronto.
Annie received a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from the University of Ottawa and an MBA from Sherbrooke University. In April 2009, she received a prestigious leadership award from the AFFQ (Association des femmes en finance du Québec). The Finance et Investissement magazine also ranked her amongst Québec’s top 25 financial personalities in 2010, 2011 and 2012.
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