Montréal, July 11, 2012 – The 2,300 employees of Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton were saddened to learn of the passing of their President and Chief Executive Officer, Jean Robillard, on Monday following a brief, rapidly progressive illness.
Jean Robillard, who was 58 at the time of his death, had been head of the Firm since 2008, following a brilliant career within the Firm’s Recovery and Reorganization group since 1986.
Recognized as a meticulous and determined individual, Jean Robillard was instrumental in helping the Firm to stand out and achieve a leading position among major Quebec-based organizations.
About Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
Founded in 1948, today Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is a leader in the fields of assurance, taxation, consulting services, business recovery and reorganization. Its strength is based on a team of almost 2,300 people including some 230 partners in more than 90 offices in Québec, eastern Ontario and New Brunswick. For more than 30 years, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton has been a member of Grant Thornton International Ltd providing its clients with the expertise of the member and correspondent firms in more than 100 countries.
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