Jacqueline Khayat is an executive with close to 20 years of experience in the nutraceutical and healthcare industries. She is currently the Vice-President of Business Development for Neptune Wellness Solutions, a publicly traded company, where she plays a strategic role in the execution of the company’s growth strategies and development of new markets. She has a customer-driven approach and a deep understanding of consumer preference and market trends in health & wellness.
Prior to joining Neptune, she held several key positions in global companies such as 3M Canada, Nobel Biocare and others. In addition, she has been involved in a number of start-up companies as an investor and advisor. She is also a Board Member and President of the Audit and Ethics Committee of Caisse Populaire St-Martin de Laval where she previously held the President of the Board of Supervision role for two years.
Jacqueline is an ethical, creative and socially skilled leader with a strong achievement orientation. She holds a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from the Faculty of Medicine at Montreal University and a graduate degree in business management from HEC. She is currently completing her executive MBA at the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University.
Jacqueline is able to leverage her academic and work experience to contribute and assist companies in their strategic planning and growth objectives. In her free time, she likes to stay active and enjoys soccer, fitness activities and yoga practice. She also loves traveling the world, being immersed in new cultures and meeting new people.