With Hydro-Quebec for more than 35 years, Gilles Bellemare worked in the generation, transmission, distribution and telecommunications sectors at the operational level as well as at the corporate level with technical expertise, planning and international activities. He held several executive management positions in operational strategy, planning, corporate affairs, maintain production, transport and security at Hydro-Québec.
Mr. Bellemare assumed the position of general manager of two subsidiaries in transmission in Peru and also the position of general manager of a subsidiary in distribution and telecommunications OPFINTRA in Quebec. Until his recent retirement, he was the Director Planning and Strategy, Hydro-Québec TransÉnergie for the North-East. Today he acts as a consultant in energy sector and management.