Mr. Audette holds a BEP and a MA in education from Ottawa University and made his doctoral studies at Université de Montréal.
He is a specialist in management of the energy sector. He experienced 15 years of evolution in the production, transportation/transmission, storage and distribution of energy markets.
In his high management career within a major energy company, he acted as Director of Regulatory Affairs, Tariffs/Rate, Marketing, Demand Analysis, and Energy Conservation Programs. Notably, he has been active in corporate and political debates such as the energy policy, including integrated conservation efforts, GHG emission, biogas and shale gas injection in existing energy infrastructure, or using LNG for transportation.
While pursuing his energy sector management career, he regularly contributed to delivering for HEC Montréal many seminars and courses to numerous companies in China, North Africa or South America.
He’s now Guest Professor at the Department of Marketing for HEC Montreal and very involved in all International Programs. He participates in researches and teaches Marketing, Energy Fundamentals, and Supply and Demand Management at MBA, GDBA and MSC programs.