Lianne Poirier is a finance professional with over 20 years of strategy, M&A, Commercial and financial operations experience. She has a broad spectrum of knowledge within industries such as media / broadcast and not-for-profit where she was heavily involved in steering the company through their growth phase. Her expertise include working within high-growth companies and establishing a foundation of financial excellence.
She has held senior finance positions within organizations where she was directing the entire finance function and establishing the company’s strategy for growth. In her most recent role, she led the key finance advisory and modelling functions in the region’s largest Pay TV merger where she was heavily involved in identifying synergies as well as developing the growth strategy and long-range planning of the newly-formed entity.
As an alumni of the Manchester Business School, Lianne holds a Post-graduate degree in Finance, along with a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy and International Business. She has also gained her Certified Management Accountant (CMA) professional designation after attaining her college degree in Finance. She is a native English speaker with a firm grasp of French and basic knowledge of Spanish. Lianne will be leading the finance functions as Finance & Administration Director for Lapis across all regions.