Senior Principal, Fiera Comox
In his role, Mr. Dorais leads the due diligence, negotiation and structuring of the investments in the Fiera Comox Private Credit strategy. Prior to joining Fiera Comox, Maxime was a Director in the Private Equity group at CDPQ. In this role, he specialized in junior and opportunistic credit where he invested ~US$1B through 15 transactions including a large partnership (equity + co-investment structures) with an investor in the distressed space. Prior to that, Maxime was a Director in the Subordinated Debt and Private Equity team at BMO Capital Partners where he completed over 10 investments in the lower mid-market space in Canada and Northeastern US. He also spent 2 years in investment banking where he closed 4 M&A transactions totaling over US$5B and did multiple other advisory mandates.
Maxime holds a BCom in Finance from McGill University (with honors) as well as CFA and CBV designations. Mr. Dorais is also a Board member of the Fondation de l’Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal.