Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Sylvain has been in charge of Sayona's operations in Québec since autumn 2022. He is responsible for the Company’s three projects in Abitibi-Témiscamingue, as well as the Moblan and Lac-Albert projects.
A specialist in mine project management and continuous process improvement, he has extensive experience in operations management for both open pit and underground mines.
During his career, Sylvain has worked on several IAMGOLD mining projects, notably as manager of a major capital project at the Essakane mine in Burkina Faso, where 3,500 workers were under his direction. He has also managed copper and gold mines and projects in Québec, Ontario and the United States.