Pierre has more than 30 years of experience in the engineering services industry. He began his career in 1980 with a major engineering services firm in Quebec. Employed by the corporation since 1989, he was previously Senior Associate Engineer in Municipal Infrastructures and Vice-President of Business Development. He has been President of the corporation since 1995. Mr. Shoiry has been a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec since 1980. From 2002 to 2003, he was Chairman of the Canadian chapter of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies and actively participated in promoting the engineering services industry in Canada and abroad. He was also President of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Quebec from 1998 to 1999. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in applied science with a major in civil engineering, as well as a Master’s degree in applied science, both from Laval University. He is currently a Director of 5N Plus Inc.