12 Jul 2012

Jean Robillard (1954-2012)It is with much sadness and great dismay that we have learned of the sudden passing this week of Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton President and CEO, Jean Robillard, at the age of 58.

Meticulous and Determined

Recognized as a meticulous and determined individual, Jean Robillard was instrumental in helping Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton stand out and achieve a leading position among major Quebec-based organizations.

Originally from Joliette, Jean Robillard began his career as professor at the École des hautes études commerciales de Montréal before joining the Firm nearly 30 years ago (in 1983). As the President of Raymond Chabot Inc. from 1993 to 2009, he was responsible for the largest group of recovery and reorganization professionals in Quebec. He became CEO of the Firm in 2008. Jean Robillard was, among others, a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada and Grant Thornton International’s Strategic Committee.