Josée Girard

Chief People and Purpose Officer


Josée Girard is responsible for all human resources management activities at Ivanhoé Cambridge, as well as public affairs and communications. Her duties include establishing a strategic framework for talent acquisition and management, succession plans, performance management, total compensation, changing skill and expertise needs, and corporate culture. To that end, she oversees changes and organizational alignment for implementation of Ivanhoé Cambridge’s Strategic Plan.

Ms. Girard joined the Ivanhoé Cambridge management team in August 2019. She has more than 25 years of experience in human resources. Before joining Ivanhoe Cambridge, she served as Vice President, Human Resources, at Rio Tinto Aluminium, where she acquired solid global experience. In addition, she was Vice President, People and Culture, at CBC/Radio-Canada in 2015-16.