Appointment of Robert Proulx to the Board of Abilis Solutions Inc.
- By Abilis
- February 1, 2013
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Montreal, QC, February 1st, 2013 – Abilis announced today the appointment of Mr. Robert Proulx as administrator and new member of its Board of directors.
Mr. Proulx is a highly respected executive and IT professional, recognized in Quebec and abroad for his expertise in Information Technology and the governance of major projects. His experience includes presenting strategic projects to various Institutional Boards and committees (Bombardier Inc., ING Canada and Hydro-Québec) to list a few. Since retiring from Bombardier in late 2009, Robert Proulx offers consulting services in information technology, primarily focusing on strategic planning and project transformation assessment. Mr. Proulx also serves on various advisory committees to senior management of major companies and governmental agencies.
His expertise in delivering complex and major projects with large companies will be valued at Abilis Solutions. Indeed, the company, which was founded in 1996, specializes in the delivery and recovery of major IT projects with large companies. Besides the delivery commitment, the particularity of Abilis, lies in its ability to offer a delivery guarantee on a fixed priced basis along with a commitment on, deliverables and timelines, from within their Innovation Center, located in Montreal,.
“We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Robert Proulx to our board of directors. His vast experience, his understanding of the challenges of our customers and the market in general will be very valuable in the execution of our business plan and growth of the company,” said Eric Le Goff, President of Abilis.
“I found in Abilis the values and approaches that have guided my life and contributed to my success. I am very happy to put my experience and expertise in the service of Abilis and contribute to the development and growth of a Quebec company both innovative and efficient especially internationally, “said Robert Proulx.
Founded in 1996 by Eric Le Goff and Alain Elbaz, Abilis now has nearly 170 employees. The company specializes in the design, development and implementation of business solutions in information technology. Our mission is to work with our clients to imagine, design, develop and implement technology solutions with high value added in meeting deadlines, budgets and expectations by providing a predetermined a fixed price approach. While 75% of its business is generated outside Quebec, (60% in the United States alone), 75% of its revenue revenue is generated from its Innovation Center that is located in downtown Montreal.