Norman is a graduate of Saint Francis Xavier University and holds an MBA from HEC Montréal. Prior to joining the family business, Norman worked for Oliver Wyman, a leading global management consultancy. He started his career in Paris and completed mandates in various European countries as well as across the United States.
In addition to his roles within the company, Norman has been able to join a selected group of Montreal charitable organizations. He has focused his involvement with three organizations, the Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation, Montreal Cancer Institute, The Jewish General Hospital Foundation and the Montreal McCord Museum Foundation. He also sits on the board of the Association of Quebec Retailers (Conseil Quebecois du commerce de detail).