Mr. Richard Legault, CPA, is an Independent Director at TransAlta Corp., a Chairman at Brookfield Renewable Energy LP, a Chairman at Forces AVENIR, Inc., a Chief Executive Officer at Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners ULC, a Group Chairman & President at BRP Energy Group LP, a Member at Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, a Member at Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada and a President & Director at Industrial Alliance Securities, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at TransAlta Corp., TerraForm Power, Inc., Brookfield BRP Europe Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd., BRP Bermuda Holdings I Ltd., QG100 Network, Westinghouse Electric UK Holdings Ltd. and Industrial Alliance Securities, Inc. Mr. Legault was previously employed as a Chief Executive Officer by Brookfield Renewable Partners LP, a President & Chief Operating Officer by Brookfield Renewable Power, Inc., a Vice Chairman by Brookfield Asset Management, Inc., a Chief Executive Officer by Brookfield BRP Holdings (Canada), Inc., a President & Chief Executive Officer by Brookfield Renewable Power Fund, a President & Chief Executive Officer by Brookfield Renewable Power Preferred Equity, Inc., a Venture Partner by Cycle Capital Management, Inc., a President & Chief Executive Officer by Great Lakes Hydro Income Fund, a Vice President-Energy Division by James Maclaren Industries, Inc., and a Chairman by Transelec SA.
He also served on the board at C.D. Howe Institute, ISAGEN SA ESP and Westinghouse Corp.
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Quebec.