Gilles has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry and held the Financial Planner title for over 10 years. Gilles is based in Montréal and currently works with La Belle Époque (Senior Residence) as part-time Assistant to the President. He was formerly Assistant Vice President, Distribution Alliances and Channels for B2B Bank, representing Québec and the Atlantic Provinces.
Gilles served as a member of the Board of Directors of FP Canada (formerly FPSC) for six years. He also served as a member, and Chair (2006-2008), of the Institut québécois de planification financière (IQPF) Board of Directors, and has served on several committees within the organization. He has been a Board Member of the Chambre de la Sécurité Financière and a member of the Communications Committee for the Investment Funds Institute of Canada. He is an Honorary Member of the IQPF.
Gilles has also been involved in his community by volunteering with many different associations. He received an award from Finance et Investissement for his volunteer work with street youth. He has also been involved with the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.