Emerging Co-operator

Jason Rivest holds bachelor’s degrees in history and in administration, as well as an MBA. He has been working in cooperative and mutualist circles for more than 10 years. He began his career in agricultural cooperatives before becoming involved as an administrator on the boards of directors of a university bookstore and a Caisse Desjardins where he held several positions of responsibility. He currently holds the position of Promotion agent for cooperative youth entrepreneurship with the Conseil québécois de la coopération et de la mutualité. He has been awarded several prestigious awards in the cooperative world and beyond for his exceptional involvement.