Paul Raymond has been President and CEO of Alithya since 2012 and oversees Alithya’s strategy, organizational development and accelerated growth. Mr. Raymond has been a member of the Board of Directors of Alithya since April 2011. Prior to joining Alithya, Mr. Raymond was previously president of Direxion in 2011 and held several key senior management positions at CGI, a major information technology firm from 1993 until 2010 and served as an officer in the Canadian Armed Forces. Mr. Raymond is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Québec Technology Association, serves on the Board of Directors of Optimum Assurance, is a Governor of the Conseil du patronat du Québec and serves as President of the Board of Directors for the Québec chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Mr. Raymond is a Computer Engineering graduate from the Royal Military College of Canada and a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and the Institute of Corporate Directors.