Françoise E. Lyon, President of the IWF Leadership Foundation and Senior Vice-President, Pembroke Private Wealth Management Ltd. was appointed President of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Women of Influence Circle this week.
The Women of Influence Circle brings together influential women with the goals of promoting women artists, acquiring their works and providing free access to the museum for area organizations that assist women in need.
“The role of women is never a certainty and the initiative of the Museum through the creation of the Women of Influence Circle is a wonderful way to showcase the outstanding work of inspiring women artists. It is therefore with great pleasure that I accept the presidency of the Women of Influence Circle,” said Ms. Lyon in a statement from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Foundation.
Ms. Lyon is the first Canadian to serve as the President of the Leadership Foundation and is current President of IWF Canada – Montreal. In 2013, she was awarded the Queen’s Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for her extensive work with women & wealth. She has over 20 years of experience in management positions within the finance industry.
Read more online at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts website here.