Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources and Corporate Communications
Daniel Richard holds the position of Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources and Corporate Communications. In this role, he is responsible for employee engagement, succession planning, public affairs and communications. He is also a member of the Strategic Development Committee.
Daniel has more than 25 years of experience in communications, including about 15 years in leadership positions. Before joining Fiera Capital in March 2016, he worked for two years in Texas as Director of External Communications for a global technology and engineering firm. Before that, he led the Canadian communications department of a major industrial gas producer based in France. He also spent more than 10 years working for Canada’s largest chain of home improvement stores, where he served in various roles of increasing responsibility. At the time of his departure, he held the position of Director of Corporate Communications, a department in which he oversaw internal and external activities.
Daniel has sat on the board of directors of several non-profit organizations whose mission was to help youth pursue their education or learn a trade. He was also the general manager of a renowned Canadian charitable foundation. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the Université du Québec à Montréal.