• Frédéric Dugré
  • Frédéric Dugré

Frédéric Dugré

Frédéric Dugré, H2O Innovation Inc. , Co-Founder, President and CEO

Co-Founder, President and CEO

H2O Innovation Inc.

Frédéric Dugré is Co-Founder, President and CEO of H2O Innovation Inc, founded in 2000 and headquartered in Quebec City. H2O Innovation specializes in the design, fabrication, commissioning and operation of water treatment plants using membrane filtration technologies.  It has more than 600 water plants installed in North America and its speciality products are distributed in more than 40 countries. The company has a total of 170 employees among its plants and regional offices in the U.S. and Canada, including those in Minneapolis and San Diego. The company is publicly listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.

Frédéric has more than 20 years of experience in the management, financing and business development of publicly traded companies. His expertise in financing and marketing of clean technologies and his passion for the water treatment industry were instrumental for H2O Innovation’s growth.

Frédéric earned his Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from Laval University in Quebec City. He has served as a board member of the Canadian Sciences & Technologies Museum in Ottawa. He is also a business advisor for entrepreneurship and innovation, through the crowd-funding platform, “Ruche Québec”.


Speaking session:

The cultural divide: How business is conducted from such very different perspectives.