Johanne Lemay

Co-President, LYA

Johanne Lemay

Speaker Bio


Ms. Lemay is Co-President of LEMAY-YATES ASSOCIATES INC. and LYA International Inc. (LYA).  She has more than 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry including 20 years as a consultant and prior positions at Nortel (Northern Telecom) and Bell-Northern Research.

Ms. Lemay is a recognized expert in telecommunications. Her range of expertise covers digital infrastructure, spectrum matters including spectrum auctions, the development of business plans, due diligence and market research. Ms. Lemay has also been actively involved in consultations for the development of public policy in communications networks and in regulatory proceedings on subject matters involving fixed wireline as well as mobile services.

Ms. Lemay is also the lead consultant in private auctions conducted by LYA to support clients looking to dispose of spectrum licenses. Ms Lemay is co-leader of the development of the LYA Auction Platforms that support a wide range of formats, including reverse auctions for the award of broadband subsidies.

Ms. Lemay is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and seminars in Canada and in the United States. She holds an Engineering Physics degree and an MBA.