TMR Team

Jean-Guy Hamelin

President and CEO

Jean-Guy Hamelin has been working in the field of metal recovery for over 35 years, mostly as President and Chief Executive Officer of a business with a sales figure in excess of $325,000,000, over 400 employees and over 15 recovery sites in Eastern Canada. Founder and President of two metal recovery sector associations, Jean-Guy Hamelin has also held the position of Director of various companies and associations.

Bertrand Massé

Vice-President Finances

Bertrand Massé, Chartered Accountant, began his career in 1982 at Price Waterhouse in audit from until 1991 and then in financial services until 1992.

He then joined Mitel Semiconductor Inc. as Financial Director at the Bromont manufacturing plant, where he assumed general management from 1996 to 2002.

Thereafter, he has held various management positions, mainly in finance, within manufacturing and services companies, and then joined the TMR team in 2016.

Marcel Francoeur

Vice-President Sales

Holder of a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree, Mechanical Engineering from the École Polytechnique of the Université de Montréal, Marcel Francoeur has over 32 years of experience in the field of Canadian metallurgy during which he held various positions of President and Vice-President. He joined TMR in 2

Louis-David Sansoucy

Vice-President of Operations

An Engineer by education with an MBA from the Hautes Études Commerciales, Louis-David Sansoucy has over 13 years of operational leadership experience in the steel and metal recycling industries. During his years heading Tata Steel’s mining mega-project in Northern Quebec and directing Arcelor Mittal’s Recycling Operations, Louis-David was known as a relentless solutions-oriented leader well attuned to his teams.

Marie-Christine Tessier

Human Resources Director

A qualified manager with 20 years of experience in human resources, mostly in the metal recovery industry, Marie-Christine Tessier knows all the aspects of HR. Her business sense enabled her to move up the ranks and hold management positions. Her initiative and her team spirit make her a manager who listens and is close to her collaborators.

Sylvain Roy

Purchasing Manager, Eastern Québec

Based on his training as military engineer for the Canadian Armed Forces, Sylvain Roy moved up the ranks in the industrial environment and in the field of metal recovery. He improved his skills in various companies, particularly as manager of business development before joining TMR in 2016.

Daniel Hamelin


Daniel Hamelin has 40 years of experience in the field of metal recovery, including over 30 years as Purchasing Officer from suppliers in the Greater Montreal area and the North Shore. During the last few years he has been responsible for a yearly purchase volume of approximately 100,000 tonnes

Norman Trottier

Sales Director - Non-ferrous

Holder of a BA in business administration, Finance major, Business Data Processing minor, Norman Trottier, who is fluent in French, English and Spanish, has held several positions in regional and international purchases and sales during his 20 years of experience in the field of metal recovery.

Réal Thériault


After his college studies, Réal Thériault pursued his career in large iron and metal recovery companies, first as payloader operator and then as car shredder operator. Then he his activities became noticeable in positions of supervisor, project manager, purchasing officer and manager involved in all the aspects of the field: shipping and receiving; purchase and sale; and operations.

André Gauthier

Buyer of grades