BOUCHERVILLE, Quebec — Rona, the largest Canadian distributor and retailer of hardware, renovation and gardening products, has announced the appointment of Dominique Boies to the position of EVP and CFO. Boies will be a member of Rona's management committee, reporting directly to Robert Dutton, president and CEO.
Boies holds a Master degree in Science (specializing in finance) from the University of Quebec at Montreal and has more than 15 years' experience in the business industry. He will be responsible for Rona's financial orientation and will be in charge of investor relations, accounting, financing, treasury and legal affairs.
Over the past five years, Boies held various positions at the Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, including SVP investments, corporate debt and investment funds groups. He also worked for 11 years at Royal Bank of Canada, where he held several high-ranking positions, including VP srategic planning and general manager of the Capital Markets group.