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Belanger, Michel

Born: 1929 AD
Died: 1997 AD
Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Bankers, Businessmen

1929 – Born in Quebec. Canadian Quebecois administrator and banker.

         – Economic adviser to René Lévesque and helped to nationalize electricity.

         – He was the first francophone to become president of the Montreal stock exchange.

1976-1979 – President of the Provincial Bank of Canada.

         – Provincial Bank of Canada merged with Banque canadienne nationale to form the National Bank of Canada, he became the first President of the merged organization.

         – Co-chairman of the Commission on the Political and Constitutional Future of Quebec, known as the Belanger-Campeau Commission.

1976 – He was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.

1993 – Promoted to Companion.

1997 – Died on December 1st.