Guillaume is a managing partner at Oaklins E. Canada and is based in Toronto. He has more than 20 years of experience in advising management teams, boards and shareholders on M&A transactions, financing, performance assessment and governance. He has done work for a variety of clients, including large public issuers, family-owned companies, startups, private equity firms and pension funds in Canada, the USA, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His key areas of expertise are in business support services, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and TMT. Transactions he has advised on include the sale of CyberImpact to Oliva Capital, the investment in Location GM by Stephenson’s Rental Services, the sale of R&D Recycling to GFL Environmental, the sale of CAD Railway Industries to Sojitz, the investment by EDC in APG Neuros and the sale of ImportFab to Labomar.
Guillaume has had several senior roles prior to joining Oaklins E. Canada, including more recently as a principal with Hugessen Consulting in Toronto. Before joining Hugessen, Guillaume was an investment banker at Citigroup in the UK and a corporate lawyer in Montreal. He also co-founded and managed Gestion Agriterra, a farmland investment corporation specialized in the acquisition, management and rental of farmland throughout Canada. Guillaume has an LLB from Sherbrooke University and completed an MBA at INSEAD in Singapore and France.