Martin Lacasse

Businessman and philanthropist, Martin Lacasse is among those who have distinguished themselves by their exemplary progress and remarkable achievements.

Bachelor in Business Administration, he obtained his Chartered Accountant in 1991 and joined the family business, then Inovaco Materials Limited. In his vision of the business and his rich experience, Mr. Lacasse plays a major role in local and regional economic radiation. Indeed, this well known businessman in the Outaouais not only has an innate sense of entrepreneurship that ensures the success of his many projects, but also an outstanding concern for the Outaouais community.

In order to leverage his experience and contribute to the economic development of the city of Gatineau, he sits notably as Treasurer on the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Economic Development Investment Committee - CLD Gatineau. Renowned for his dedication and excellence of his work, Mr. Lacasse combines recognitions and awards. He has obtained in 2006 the prestigious title of Fellow Chartered Accountant, as formally and publicly recognize a chartered accountant for outstanding professional or social contribution, and was named Personality of the Year - Business area of ​​Le Droit newspaper and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in 2006. The Coalition of business people in the National Capital (RGA) handed him meanwhile the prize of leader of the year, private sector, in 2010.

Highly engaged, he has forged over the years strong ties to his community, both for his support to organizations of social or health and his many philanthropic contributions through supporting athletes and artists from the region.