Leading the 20 entrepreneurs on the 2014 Top 20 Growth Leaders list published in L’actualité, a current affairs magazine, is Fibrenoire, co-founded by three alumni from the École Polytechnique de Montréal: Benjamin Desmarais, Jean-François Lévesque and Rémi Fournier. Rémi started the EMBA McGill-HEC Montreal program in September, 2014.
Fibrenoire’s mission is to enable its clients to accelerate. The business connects small and medium-sized companies to the Internet through optical fiber. Its turnover in 2013 was between 10 and 20 million, a 4004% increase since 2008.