Stéphane Lefebvre has been president and chief executive officer of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group since December 2021. Boasting over 30 years of experience in acquisition management, strategic planning and financial governance, Stéphane has significant knowledge and a strong understanding of market development opportunities and complex business environments. Stéphane joined Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group in 2016 as chief financial officer and later served as chief operating officer. During these years, he was responsible for overseeing finance, information technology, global procurement and risk management. Prior to his role at Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, Stéphane held the position of CFO at CAE Inc. where he worked for 20 years. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of C2 Montreal, a non-profit organization, since 2017; is a member of the Board of Directors of Financial Executives International (FEI) Canada, Quebec Chapter; and is a member of the Board of Directors of Air Transat. Stéphane holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from HEC Montréal and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.