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Sherbrooke Innopole Welcomes a New Director of Life Sciences and Micro-nanotechnologies

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Sherbrooke Innopole is pleased to announce the appointment of Martine Courtemanche as Director of Business Services in the key sectors of Life Sciences and Micro-Nanotechnologies.

Martine CourtemancheMartine Courtemanche has over 25 years of experience in the health research sector and the biopharmaceutical industry.

Over the course of her career, she has notably worked in business development at IQVIA (previously QuintilesIMS), a multinational serving biopharmaceutical and medical technology companies, and at the Biotechnology Research Institute (now the Human Health Therapeutics Research Centre) of the National Research Council of Canada.

Martine Courtemanche has also worked in venture capital, at the Business Development Bank of Canada and the Fonds de solidarité FTQ, and in sales and marketing for pharmaceutical businesses.

In addition, she has been involved on several private and public biotechnology businesses’ Board of Directors, and with various business associations in the health care sector.

Martine Courtemanche holds a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the Université de Sherbrooke and has pursued bachelor’s and master’s level studies in Administration and Marketing.

“The impressive path of Martine Courtemanche will be an asset to the Sherbrooke Innopole team. She has solid experience in Life Sciences, working in the field of research, as well as with start-up companies and major international players. Her background in business development, intellectual property, and finance make her a versatile professional equipped with a pragmatic approach that will benefit Sherbooke companies,” emphasized Josée Fortin, Director General of Sherbrooke Innopole. / +1 819 821-5577 ext. 131