Andrée-Lise Méthot

Founder and Managing Partner

Andrée-Lise Méthot
514 495-1022 ext. 202

Andrée-Lise is the founder and Managing Partner of Cycle Capital. She boasts more than 25 years of experience in venture capital, management and engineering. She created Cycle Capital, an impact investor and the Canada’s largest cleantech private investment platform. Today, Cycle Capital manages four funds in North America and one in China and has more than half a billion dollars under management.

In addition to serving on portfolio companies’ boards of directors, she is the Founder and Chairperson of the Ecofuel Accelerator and the Co-Founder of the Ecofuel Fund. She is a member of the Board of Directors and Investment Committee of Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and a member of the Société Québécoise des infrastructures (SQI), where she is Vice-President of the board. She is on the advisory board of Paris Fonds Vert, a member of the Task Force on Women in the Economy of the Canadian Government, as well as the Investment Quebec cleantech ambassador.

Andrée-Lise co-chaired a Task Force under the auspices of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC). She was part of numerous selection juries, including the Grand Prix du genie-conseil québécois, the Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards (ACEC) and the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

Named Officière de l’Ordre National du Québec, she has been honoured with many distinctions including the award for Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec 2019 Award for Excellence, the Association of Quebec Women in Finance and the Réseau des femmes d’affaires du Québec (réalisations). She was also recognized as one of Canada’s Clean16, named one of the Top 20 cleantech investors by CleanTechnica and amongst the most influential women in sustainable development and in the cleantech industry by Corporate Knight.