Published: 23 October 2020 23 October 2020
Boralex has announce that Patrick Decostre has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Patrick Decostre started out as the Corporation’s first employee in Europe where he spent 18 years building Boralex’s footprint and making it France’s first independent onshore wind power producer. He will be the successor of Patrick Lemaire, who after 14 years will retirie on December 31, 2020.
A physicist engineer with a background in strategic management and leadership, Patrick Decostre has worked as Boralex’sVice-President and Chief Operating Officer since March 2019 and is based in Montreal since July 2019. During this time, he has participated in the development of the Corporation’s 2023 strategic plan.
Patrick Decostre will assume his new role on December 1, while Patrick Lemaire will then serve as an advisor to the management team for a smooth transition period until the end of the year.