Ms. Isabelle Marcoux is Chair of the Board of Transcontinental Inc. since 2012, a leader in flexible packaging in North America and Canada’s largest printer. The Corporation is also a Canadian leader in its specialty media segments. Ms. Marcoux was Vice Chair of the Board from 2007 to 2012 and Vice President, Corporate Development from 2004 to 2012.
Between 1998 and 2004, Ms. Marcoux held successive roles as Director, Legal Affairs and Assistant Corporate Secretary, and Director, Mergers and Acquisitions. Before joining Transcontinental Inc., she was a lawyer at McCarthy Tétrault LLP.
Ms. Marcoux is a member of the board of Rogers Communications Inc. She was also a member of the board of George Weston Limited for 12 years, until the spring of 2019. In addition, she is a member of the board of The Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation and the Advisory Board of McGill University’s Faculty of Law.
Actively engaged in the community and in non-profit organizations, Isabelle Marcoux co-chaired the Centraide of Greater Montreal 2016 campaign and is Chair of the Major Donors’ Circle since 2018. She has also been involved in several fundraising campaigns, notably for the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the Montreal Heart Institute, the Tel-Jeunes Foundation, the Young Musicians of the World Foundation and the Foundation Montreal inc.
In 2016, Ms. Marcoux was awarded the medal of the National Assembly of Quebec and, in 2017, she became the first Canadian to win the Visionary Award for Strategic Leadership from the global organization Women Corporate Directors Foundation. Also in 2017, she was inducted into the Women's Executive Network (WXN) Hall of Fame, after being named one of Canada’s 100 most powerful women in 2010, 2012 and 2016.
Ms. Marcoux holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Economics, and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Law, both from McGill University. She has been a member of the Québec Bar since 1995.