Board of Directors
Denis Losier, CM, lives in Moncton, NB, and holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Economy), and an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Business Administration from the Université de Moncton. He also holds a Masters of Arts (Economy) from the University of Western Ontario.He started his career at the former Federal Ministry for Regional Industrial Expansion. Denis then went on to become president of the Société des Acadiens du Nouveau-Brunswick. From 1984 to 1986, he was First Secretary for Industrial Cooperation at the Canadian Embassy in Paris. He returned to Canada to become Executive Director of the Conseil Économique du Nouveau-Brunswick; in 1988, he was appointed Deputy Commissioner of Economic Development in Premier Frank McKenna’s office. In 1988, Denis was elected as MLA for Tracadie and was re-elected in 1991. During his time in government Denis served as Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Minister of Commerce and Technology, and Minister of Tourism, Recreation and Heritage. Denis was appointed president and chief executive officer of Assumption Mutual Life Insurance Company of Moncton in 1994; he retired in 2013. Denis is a member of the Order of Canada.