About Gilles Lariviere


Principal Associate


Canada – Montréal

Canada – Toronto


485 McGill Street
Suite #1020
Montréal, Québec
H2Y 2H4


+514 284 7720 Ext 221


Mr. Lariviere’s areas of expertise include:

  • Recognized Expert Witness
  • Operational Consulting
  • Financial Analysis
  • Business Valuations
  • Management Supervision
  • Executive Search
  • Market Studies

Gilles Lariviere is a well-known specialist in both the tourist and leisure industries. As a partner in charge of the Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation Consulting Division, he has been involved in the industry for over 35 years.
Mr. Lariviere’s work in Canada as well as in various international markets has included studies on hotels, resorts, restaurants, theme parks, major attractions and events, casinos, convention centers and tourism infrastructure facilities. His clients encompass a broad range of industries in both the public and private sectors. Significant projects have been conducted in Bermuda, the Bahamas, France, Venezuela, Hungary, Tahiti, North Africa, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, the United States as well as throughout Canada.
Mr. Lariviere also brings considerable expertise with regard to the development of accommodation grading systems, national reservation networks and tourism development strategies.

Mr. Lariviere speaks frequently at industry seminars and conferences on various aspects of hotel and tourism development and operations.
He has been quoted in numerous news articles regarding the hotel and tourism industries including Journal Les Affaires, La Presse, Le Devoir, The Globe and Mail, The Montréal Gazette, l’Hotelier, and the Canadian Restaurant and Hospitality.

Mr. Lariviere has been actively involved with the hospitality and tourism industry for many years, including the following organizations:

  • Québec Hotel Association
  • Québec Restaurant Association
  • Hotel Association of Greater Montréal
  • Canadian Institute of Management Consultants
  • Tourism and Travel Research Association