Sylvain Matte is a senior partner of Coefficient Management Inc., a management consulting, training and facilitation firm he founded in 1995. Mr. Matte has a degree in IT and an MBA from HEC Montréal. He brings forth 30 years of rich experiences, with the last 16 acting as a consultant and the 14 years prior with Alcan. As a consultant, he has been involved in over 75 interventions for private companies and public sector entities, and just as many facilitation and training initiatives. His consulting interventions have covered a variety of areas, such as the development of strategic and business plans, organizational and operational diagnostics, change management, process improvement, and project management. At HEC Montréal, he teaches Managing Organizational Change and Project Management, as well as Being a Consultant and HEC Challenge, in the English MBA programs, and he is a collaborator at the Center for Research on Organizational Transformation. With respect to HEC’s International Executive Education, he has been to China many times where he delivered the Management of Change course in the Graduate Diploma (DESS) in Management of the Energy Sector and the Executive Energy Management Development Program (EMDP) for Sichuan Electric Power Corp., Jilin Electric Power Corp., China Guodian Corp. and China Datang Corp. He has also delivered the same course, as well as a seminar on Creative Leadership, to EMDP participants in Algeria.