Richard Blanchet joined Innergex in 2001 as Vice President – Development and was appointed Senior Vice President – Western Region in 2011. Since February 2015, he holds the position of Senior Vice President – Development, Western Canada and Latin America. Mr. Blanchet is responsible for the Company’s development in Western Canada, and internationally, mainly in Latin America. Prior to joining Innergex, Mr. Blanchet worked as a specialist and project manager at Group RSW Inc. for more than 13 years. Mr. Blanchet holds a Master of Science degree (1989) and a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree (1986), both from Université Laval. Mr. Blanchet has been a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec since 1988, and a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia since 2002.