A professional engineer and lawyer, Marc Tremblay is a partner and member of Gowling WLG's Montréal office, where he works in the Business Law Group. He practises corporate and commercial law, with a focus on joint ventures, strategic alliances, financing and mergers & acquisitions of private corporations, particularly in the technology and telecommunications sectors. He also handles transactions in the information technology and manufacturing sectors, negotiating various agreements for the development, licensing, integration, and transfer of technology, the outsourcing of computer services and business processes, as well as the establishment of joint ventures and strategic alliances. Marc previously worked as an engineer for an engineering consulting firm and one of the largest mining companies in the world. He practises law in both English and French. Marc has long been recognized in both The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada.
On February 11, 2016, Bombardier Inc. (Bombardier) closed the previously announced acquisition by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) of a US$1.5 billion convertible share investment in Bombardier Transportation’s newly-created holding company, Bombardier Transportation (Investment) UK Ltd. (BT Holdco), which, following the completion of the previously-announced corporate reorganization, owns all of the assets of Bombardier’s Transportation business segment.