Jacqueline Khayat is a seasoned executive with more than 22 years of experience leading sales teams, global business development, customer service and marketing. She has extensive experience in P&L planning and management, as well as development and execution of sales and marketing strategies, process development, execution, implementation, and integration of mergers and acquisitions.
Jacqueline is head of business development & marketing for Virentia, a plant-based ingredients company in Quebec. She is also a consultant and business coach to several companies in various industries and part of many incubators and accelerators in the Quebec start-up ecosystem. She helps her clients in the development of their strategy and commercialization, and in accelerating their corporate objectives. She also helps them with M&A, strategic diversification, and financing.
In addition, she is a member of the board of directors of the Caisse Populaire Saint Martin de Laval where she sits on several committees such as audit and ethics, cooperation, and HR. She is also a member of the board of directors of Lumiera Health Inc., a publicly traded health and wellness company. Lastly, Jacqueline is an active angel investor with Anges Quebec and is an expert angel in life sciences