Sylvain is an international project manager and a specialist in new products and business development. Currently, he manages the project portfolio of Cirque du Soleil’s Creative Content Team for the production (current and past) of over twenty shows and their costumes.
He has over 22 years of experience; some of the high-level projects he has managed include: the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the deployment in China of the Formula I World Championship (TV and racing), the Canada Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo and many other commercial projects.
Mr. Gauthier has a solid foundation and extensive experience in business planning, cost management and the implementation of project management offices for large companies. He has also worked with project teams in the fields of telecommunications, equipment manufacturing, IT, broadcasting and e-commerce in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. His professional experience is focused on the practical application of principles and concepts of project management, value analysis and value engineering for product improvement and manufacturing cost price.