Canadian transportation manufacturer Bombardier announced the appointment of Annie Torkia Lagacé as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary.

Lagacé will report to President and CEO Éric Martel and replaces Steeve Robitaille, who will remain with the company in the role of senior vice president, strategic projects through the completion of the sale of Bombardier Transportation to Alstom and ensure a smooth transition of responsibilities.

Lagacé brings more than 20 years of experience in the fields of corporate and commercial law, most recently serving as an executive vice president of Stornoway Diamonds, where she led various functions including legal, corporate development, finance, and asset protection.