Essilor Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Pierre Bertrand as President of Essilor Canada – effective February 1st , 2015. He will be responsible for the development and deployment of the business growth strategy and profitability of Essilor Canada. Pierre has joined Essilor of America in January 2011 and is currently Vice President, Marketing – Crizal, Xperio UV, No-Glare, Merchandizing and Special Projects for EOA.

Marc Tersigni is therefore promoted to the position of Country Strategic Officer responsible for developing and implementing the country growth strategy, primarily targeting maximization of value creation and market growth opportunities.

Pierre Bertrand reports directly to Marc Tersigni.

Tersigni has been president of Essilor Canada since 2011. Prior to that he was the Executive Managing Director of Essilor UK and before this VP of Sales and Operations for Essilor Canada.