Alexandre Taillefer is a serial entrepreneur who has spearheaded and championed several projects over the years, all of which have been integral to Montreal’s and Quebec’s cultural landscape. Best known to the public for his appearance on TV’s Dans l’oeil du dragon, he is currently the managing director of XPND Capital, an independent investment fund involved in the technology, entertainment, media and transportation industries. Mr. Taillefer is a tireless cultural advocate and chairs the Comité de Pilotage de Montréal Métropole Culturelle as well as the boards of Communications Voir, gsmprjct° and the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, which has metamorphized since his arrival in 2012. He is happy to share his ideas and his passion through various cultural endeavours. He is a sought-after public speaker and writes an opinion column for the newly revamped monthly magazine Voir.