David Héon has 15 years of experience in the engineering field related to industrial buildings. He currently holds the position of Manager, Global Facilities Services for CAE, a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets.
In this role, he is responsible for the facility management, construction projects and space planning of the CAE headquarters in Montreal. More recently, he was also given the responsibilities of global facility management for the CAE real estate portfolio.
He is responsible for the energy efficiency projects at CAE Montreal, a campus that is more than 1Msqft in which energy costs are very important. A multi-million energy initiative that he led has been nominated for several awards including the CIPEC.
He holds a Bachelor of Physics Engineering from Polytechnique and a graduate degree in management from l’École des Hautes Études Commerciales. Before joining CAE, David was Manager, Engineering in the pharmaceutical industry.