Damien serves as Director, New Venture Strategy & Creation at Diagram. There, he develops investment theses for the launch of new ventures, helps put in place founding teams, supports the innovation team in creating proof of concepts, and advises CEOs of Diagram's portfolio companies on strategy. Prior to joining the fund, Damien worked at McKinsey & Company where he served clients in a wide range of industries and functions. In the 2 years he spent at the firm, Damien developed an expertise in delivering large-scale transformations for distressed companies. In his last engagement, he played a central role in the support of a billion-dollar transformation. Damien holds a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from Polytechnique Montreal University.