Bombardier appoints VP, external relations

Bombardier Inc. (TSX: BBD.A) (TSX: BBD.B) (OTCQX: BDRBF) has appointed Olivier Marcil as vice president external relations, reporting directly to Mike Nadolski, vice president communications and public affairs, the company said.

Marcil will be responsible for developing and supporting the company´s external communications activities, with a specific focus on media relations, as well as community and stakeholder engagement.

He comes to Bombardier after serving for five years as vice principal, communications and external relations at McGill University, where he was responsible for building and overseeing McGill´s relations with various levels of government, the community and the public, as well as the university´s overall communications portfolio.

Bombardier is a manufacturer of both planes and trains. Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada, and posted revenues of CAD18.2 billion in 2015.