Jac is chief executive officer of the Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC Canada). He has extensive leadership experience in new venture and initiative development and implementation, gained from his 35-year career spanning the management consulting, education and public institution sectors. Jac has worked for three international consultancies—the National Research Council of Canada, the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the University of Ottawa. He has designed and installed several performance management framework and process systems in national institutions. He has extensive experience with project proposals, project and initiative leadership, business cases and cases for public investment, development of new ventures in the private sector, establishment of special purpose organizations in the public domain, and assessment of numerous proposals as a funder.