Our Key Players

LABORATOIRE RIVA IS FIRST AND FOREMOST
THE STRENGTH OF A TEAM.
Olivier St-Denis

Olivier St-Denis

President

Since 2013, Olivier St-Denis has succeeded his father, André St-Denis, as President of the company. With over 20 years of experience working various positions in production, administration, customer service and sales, he knows all the inner workings of the company he manages with a skilled and steady hand.

Christian Derome

Christian Derome

Senior Director Sales & Marketing

With over 17 years of experience in sales and marketing, including the last 12 in the pharmaceutical industry, specializing in corporate and national brands, along with generic products, my main objective is to build strong partnerships based on trust and collaboration.

Kaled Kadri

Kaled Kadri

VP Business Development

With more than 12 years of experience in licensing and marketing of generic and innovative products, I enjoy bridging the gap between the scientific and commercial demands of the business!

Michel Grant

Michel Grant

VP Operations

With an experience of over 30 years in manufacturing operations of pharmaceutical products, my goal is to establish connections between internal and external partners where ethics and teamwork are emphasized in an environment of innovation and creativity.
Evolving business processes executed by experienced professionals provide quality products and customer service that are hallmarks of Laboratoire Riva.

François Jetté, CPA, CA

François Jetté, CPA, CA

VP Finances

With more than 20 years of experience in private and public businesses, I have filed many roles ranging from controller to Chief Financial Officer. Throughout the years, I worked for various types of companies such as manufacturing, distribution and healthcare companies. While prioritizing teamwork, I put to good use my wealth of experience to the benefit of RIVA to help face the various financial challenges in a constantly changing and evolving environment.

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

NATIONAL DIRECTOR KEY ACCOUNTS & BUSINESS EXPANSION

Focusing on the customer and working together to try and find innovative ways to grow both of our businesses has always been my top priority. With over 25 years of experience in the generic pharmaceutical industry, I pride myself on maintaining long-lasting relationships which allows for both sides to benefit from a win-win experience.

Jonathan Ducay

Jonathan Ducay

DIRECTOR KEY ACCOUNTS & CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

I am a passionate scientist who joined the Riva family in 2003, after university. Since, my relentless need to reinvent myself pushes me to develop innovative, durable and profitable business solutions. My hope is that by serving my own intellectual curiosity, I am also serving others. My positivity and my overflowing energy allows me to transform obstacles into opportunities.  Obtaining concrete results for our customers brings me profound satisfaction.