Hobbs & Towne recently placed Roger Tambay as a partner at Cycle Capital Management, a cleantech venture capital firm located in Montreal. Tambay has 20 years of experience with small, medium and large corporations, in a wide variety of industries:
Montreal/CNW Telbec – Ms. Andrée-Lise Méthot, Founder and Managing Partner of Cycle Capital Management, is pleased to announce the arrival of Roger Tambay in her team. Roger joins Cycle Capital’s team as Partner. “I am very proud of Roger Tambay’s arrival. The synergy between his academic trainings and his twenty years of professional experience are an undeniable asset for Cycle Capital,” said Ms. Méthot.
Roger has 20 years of international multi-disciplinary experience with small, medium and large corporations, in a wide variety of highly competitive industrial sectors. In addition to his extensive hands-on turnaround experience, he has created and developed over ten new materials and systems, thereby displacing competitive products or opening new markets. He held several positions at Eastman Chemical in Canada and the United States and, more recently, he was responsible for Business development and operations for Balcan Plastics.
Roger holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, a MBA, and a bachelor’s degree of both civil and common laws. He is a member of the Quebec Bar association.
“I enjoy working with entrepreneurs to help them build solid companies that are founded on privileged relationships with customers, employees, suppliers, financial partners and governmental agents. Accordingly, I am honored to join the talented and dynamic Cycle Capital Management team.”
A pioneer among Canadian venture capital funds focused on the cleantech sector, Cycle Capital invests in companies developing and commercializing clean technologies and striving to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, optimizing resource use, and improving process efficiency throughout a product’s life cycle.
With assets under management of $230 million, Cycle Capital invests in Quebec and northeastern North America. Cycle Capital is composed of experienced investment professionals, strategic advisors, and industrial partners with in-depth knowledge of the sector. Cycle Capital has a special relationship with its strategic partners, notably Brookfield Renewable Energy, Rio Tinto Alcan, Cascades, Master Group, Lonza, Gaz Métro, Systemex Énergies, Aluminerie Alouette, and Hydro-Québec.