The EAB consists of the following members:
Regis Benech, Chief Scientist and Head of R&D for Green Field Specialty Alcohols Inc.
David Lindsay, President and CEO for the Council of Ontario Universities
Michel Jean, Director, Research & Development for Domtar
Sandy Marshall, Executive Director for Bio industrial Innovation Canada
Yvon Pelletier, Chief Executive Officer for Fortress Paper Ltd.
Jack Saddler, Professor & Director, IEA from the University of British Columbia (UBC)
Theo van de Ven, Professor & Director, FIBRE from McGill University - Department of Chemistry
Kirsten Maki, Manager from FPInnovation
Chris Walton, Chief Executive Officer for the Centre for Research and Innovation in the Bio-Economy (CRIBE)
Michel Jean, VP of Demonstration Projects (Biomaterials), Domtar
Patrice Mangin, Bio-economy/Bioenergy Industry Chair, Professor, University of Quebec in Trois-Rivieres
The advisory board calls upon each member’s area of expertise to provide feedback for BRI projects. The diverse group offers a current and relevant perspective as the BRI looks forward to establishing industry partnerships.