PRESIDENT & CEO – CIRQUE DU SOLEIL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
Daniel Lamarre is a French Canadian whose talent for international business development spans a long career in creative industries, culminating with his current position as President and CEO of the Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group.
Daniel Lamarre is responsible for nurturing the delicate balance between the company’s global strategy (across five continents), its financial growth and stability, and the integrity of its culture and creative values.
Among his greatest achievements was the execution of complex negotiations resulting in signed agreements with The Beatles and the Michael Jackson’s estate. Cirque du Soleil’s production of ‘LOVE’ based on The Beatles’ music is the only live show ever agreed to by the iconic group. Managing the Cirque du Soleil for over 20 years, Daniel created a Blue Ocean and made it the world’s leading producer of high-quality live artistic entertainment.