Counsellor and Head of Trade, Economic, and Science and Techonology Policy | Mission of Canada to the EU
Stéphane has been a member of the Canadian Public Service for 16 years. In his current role as Counsellor and Head of Trade at the Mission of Canada to the European Union he oversees Canada’s trade framework with the European Union and manages Canada’s economic and science and technology ties with EU institutions. In his previous role, as Director General of Trade Strategy and Portfolio Coordination at Global Affairs Canada, Stéphane developed approaches to meet Canada’s goals for trade, including through the conception, implementation and tracking of trade promotion strategies, inclusive measures to help small and medium-sized enterprises succeed in international markets, and partnerships with other institutions and the private sector. Prior to joining Global Affairs Canada, Stephane worked at the Privy Council Office where he was responsible for industry, trade and regional development issues. Stéphane also held a number of executive positions at the Department of Finance Canada.