25 May 2017

MONTRÉAL, May 25, 2017 – With a focus on providing high quality services to meet the growing and evolving needs of its clients, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is proud to announce the acquisition of Lemay Strategies, a division of Lemay. A leader in advisory services with close to 30 years of experience, Lemay Strategies specializes in regional planning, tourism, arts, culture, sports and recreation in Quebec.

This transaction enhances the advisory services offering throughout Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s network. The firm’s clients can now benefit from new support in these fields, in particular, marketing and planning designs and infrastructure initiatives. Lemay Strategies’ clients, for their part, will have access to more than sixty services grouped together under one roof.

Emilio B. Imbriglio, President and CEO of Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, stated: “The arrival of Lemay Strategies’ top quality team of professionals led by Denis Brisebois truly enhances our advisory services capabilities for our clients. With its significant experience through more than 3,100 assignments undertaken in key industries, the Lemay Strategies’ team will actively work with our clients to help them achieve their full growth potential.”

Denis Brisebois, leader of the new Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton team and former Managing Partner of Lemay Strategies, added: “We are very excited to be joining the top accounting firm in Quebec with offices across the province and more than 2,300 professionals. Combining our talents will allow our clients to benefit from top-notch diversified services that will distinguish us from the competition. Business leaders, private and public companies, and not-for-profit organizations alike are looking for a professional firm that can provide a one-stop-shop.”

About Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton

Founded in 1948, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton has become a Canadian leader in the fields of assurance, tax, consulting services, and business recovery & reorganization. Its strength is based on a team of over 2,300 professionals, including some 200 partners. Together, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and Grant Thornton LLP, another Canadian member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, help dynamic Canadian organizations unlock their potential for growth with over 4,200 professionals and some 140 offices across Canada. Grant Thornton International Ltd provides clients with the expertise of member and correspondent firms in more than 130 countries, with over 47,000 professionals.

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Francis Letendre
Senior Consultant – Public Relations
Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton
Phone : 514 390-4201