Evelyne Coulombe

Evelyne Coulombe

Consul Geral do Canadá no Rio de Janeiro
Consulado Geral do Canadá no Rio de Janeiro

Evelyne Coulombe (BSc [Civil Engineering], Montréal Polytechnic School, 1994; MSc Applied [Environment], McGill University, 1996; MBA [Strategic Management], University of British Columbia, 2000) joined the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2002 after having worked in the private sector in Canada and abroad as a business strategy consultant and an engineering project manager. During her time at Headquarters, Ms. Coulombe was a policy officer in the Science Technology and Innovation Division and the South Asia Division, deputy director of the Southeast Asia and Pacific Division and, from 2014 to 2016, director of the Mission Support Division. Overseas postings included Hanoi from 2004 to 2007, where she served as first secretary (political). She also served as chargé d’affaires in Phnom Penh from 2008 to 2009 and in Guatemala City from 2010 to 2011. Her most recent posting was in Santiago as political counsellor from 2011 to 2014. She is married to Craig Grinham and has two children.