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Harvard Business School, MBA 1996
University of Waterloo, BMath 1992
Math, CS

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Nicolas Darveau-Garneau

Nicolas is a senior executive, entrepreneur, and investor with 15 years of Internet experience.

Nicolas is currently the Managing Director of Google Québec, where he is responsible for all business operations for Google for French Canada.

He was part of the launch team of in 1995 where he worked with ecommerce partners to create the MSN store.

Nicolas was co-founder of a number of Internet companies, including (sold in 2001), BigDeal (sold in 2011), (a rapidly growing lifestyle site) and Plan42, a stealth startup.

Nicolas is an active angel investor and has been an advisor to numerous Internet companies including DealMap (sold to Google in 2011),,, Timebridge,, and many others.

Nicolas graduated with a degree in Math from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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