Denis Lemieux, the newly elected MP for Chicoutimi–Le Fjord, is an experienced entrepreneur with a degree in general engineering from Université du Québec à Chicoutimi.
In 2000 he started his own business, working in industrial equipment design and production.
He has been named to the Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying.
Lemieux was born and raised in Chicoutimi and has lived in the region his entire life. He has worked as a caregiver for seniors and a mentor for young entrepreneurs. He is also a volunteer with engineering students working on their degrees at his alma mater.
He is passionate about the environment, science and technology and alleviating policy.
Lemieux also has his helicopter pilot’s license.