Board of Directors

Board member
Nova Scotia

Estelle Jacquemard, CPA, CMA, is the Director, Operations Management - Workspace Services at Shopify. She brings expertise in corporate services and operations management to the VON Board of Directors.

Estelle is a bilingual executive with extensive experience leading global corporate services in Canada and Europe. She has been the director, operations management, workspace services at Shopify since 2018. 

Estelle started her career in France with the National Center for Scientific Research as a research engineer, leading software development project for the Atomic Energy Commission. After moving to Canada, she served as general manager and corporate secretary at Longtail Studios, where she led the acquisition and subsequent integration of Longtail Studios Quebec Inc. and Longtail Studios Halifax Inc. by Ubisoft Entertainment.

As the chief operating officer at Santé Montfort, Estelle managed a large portfolio of commercial services and managed the partnership with the Department of National Defense for the Canadian Forces Health Services Centre in Ottawa.

Her previous board experience includes volunteering on the boards of Digital Nova Scotia and Techsploration in Halifax.

Estelle is both a chartered professional accountant and a certified management accountant. She holds an MBA from Saint Mary’s University, a D.E.S.S. in computer science and a Master’s of Science in biochemistry from the University of Nancy in France.