As a member of the Recovery and Reorganization group since 2000, Mr. Phaneuf has participated in the restructuring of many companies in several different sectors. He has developed specific expertise in highly complex insolvencies, fraud and cases related to the financial sector. He also has solid international experience, having worked for Grant Thornton UK in London on several major cases.

Mr. Phaneuf has worked on a number of trusteeship mandates, including iForum Financial Services Inc., Mount Real Corporation and Triglobal Capital Management. He also played an active role in the liquidation of Union of Canada Life Insurance and the investigations of Ivest Fund and Focus Management.

Having graduated from HEC Montreal with a Master’s of Science in Finance, he is now also a CIRP and he holds a trustee licence. He chaired the drafting committee for the CIRP National Insolvency Exam in 2010 and 2011.