Estelle Métayer

President, EM Strategy Inc.
Adjunct professor, McGill University


Entrepreneur, trend-spotter, reputed public speaker, Ms. Métayer is the president of EM Strategy Inc. and an adjunct professor at McGill University. She currently serves on the board of directors, the Human Resources and Compensation Committee, the Strategy Committee and chairs the Investment Committee of Audemars Piguet Holding S.A. (Switzerland). She also sits on the board of directors of Agropur Cooperative, and its Governance Committee, Sustainable Development Committee and Technology Committee (Canada). She serves on the advisory boards of Ricardo Media Inc. (Canada), Groupe Sélection (Canada) and LifeScore Limited (UK). Prior to that, she served on the board of directors of Blockstream Corporation (Montreal/Silicon Valley) between 2016 and 2018, Zag Bank (Calgary, Canada) between 2015 and 2017 and Ubisoft Entertainment SA between 2012 and 2016 where she chaired the Compensation Committee. Prior to that, Ms. Métayer worked at the ING Bank (Netherlands), Bouygues (France), and in Canada at McKinsey & Company, CAE Inc., and Competia Inc. which she founded and sold in 2004.

Mrs. Métayer is a certified director of the Institut Français des Administrateurs and attended the High Performing Boards Program at Harvard Business School. She also earned a certificate from UC Berkeley in “Artificial Intelligence Strategy”. She was trained in the Netherlands, where she obtained her MBA and Drs. from the University of Nijenrode.