Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> August 20, 2001

Paul Forest – Macyro Group Inc (

PAUL FOREST was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of The Macyro Group Inc. on May 18, 1993. Prior to joining the corporation, he was a Partner of the accountant firm Dallaire Forest Kirouac which he co-founded in 1982. He started his career in 1977 with Blanger Dallaire Gagnon, now part of Ernst & Young. He is also a Director of R/D Tech Inc., a company specialized in the production of NDT (nondestructive testing) systems for the quality inspection of metal parts and welds. He obtained his BA from Laval University and he is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. Profile
TWST: Can we start with a history and overview of Macyro Group?

Mr. Forest: The company was started by the Lefrancois family in Quebec

City. The four brothers were all involved in the