We believe that success in business is directly correlated to the caliber of the people on the team. With this in mind, we created a group we called Mistral Executive Fellows.

Yves Tremblay



Yves Tremblay graduated in Electrical Engineering from Laval University and he holds a M. Sc. degree from Ottawa University. He spent over 20 years of his professional life in the field of Fiber Optics. He started working at the Communications Research Center of the Department of Communications then at Bell-Northern Research before he launched himself as an entrepreneur when he co-founded Fitel-Photomatrix in 1988.

JDS Fitel acquired Fitel-Photomatrix in 1998. After 10 years of running and growing his original business, Yves was appointed Senior Vice President, Operations when he joined with JDS Fitel. He held that position until he retired from JDS Uniphase in 2001.

Yves served on the Boards and Advisory Boards of private companies. Yves was on the board of governors of The Ottawa Hospital (Chair 2005-2008), the Ottawa Health Research Institute and the University of Ottawa (Vice Chair 2007-2009)