Former Secretary General and Head of Access to Information and Privacy
Autorité des marchés financiers
After studying law at the Université de Montréal, Anne-Marie Beaudoin was called to the Bar in 1983. She began her career in civil law and litigation in the Legal Department of Bell Canada, then the Société des alcools du Québec and in private practice. Beginning in October 1989, Anne-Marie served as Director of Legal Affairs, Director of Professional Services, Senior Advisor to the Branch and Director General and Acting Secretary of the Association des intermédiaires en assurance de personnes du Québec (now the Chambre de la sécurité financière). She then became Institutional Secretary at the Bureau des services financiers from February 1999 until its merger into the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) in 2004.
Having served as Director of the Secretariat, in June 2007 Anne-Marie was appointed Secretary of the AMF and Head of Access to Information and Privacy. From June 2011 to 2019, she served as Secretary General. She completed her Corporate Director certification in 2011 from the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés. Anne-Marie was Chair of the Forum des secrétaires généraux du Québec, as well as a Board member with the Fondation du Barreau and the Advisory Committee of the Commissaire au lobbyisme du Québec.
Anne-Marie retired from the AMF, and has served as Corporate Secretary of Viaction Insurance since May 2020. In August 2021, she was appointed Director of the Organisme d’autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec, (Québec real estate broker regulator).