Management team

Dominic Colubriale - CEO Ricova
Dominic Colubriale

With 30 years of experience in the recycling industry, Dominic climbed the corporate ladder in this industry and then founded Forest Fibers inc. 2001.

Dominic quickly explored previously unexploited new concepts and trends taking advantage of the rise in exports bound for Asia.

He soon started promoting recyclable goods exports to Quebec and Ontario’s main recycling centres, allowing them to benefit from an export service for the first time.

Dominic was named finalist – Business Leader by the Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de la Rive-Sud in the “Services or distribution business – more than 20 employees” category.

Joe Fanara - Vice President, Operations Ricova
Joe Fanara
Vice President, Operations

Joe joined Ricova in December 2008 and has been Vice President, Operations ever since joining the company.

He brings 25 years experience as manager and 12 years in recyclable materials management, Joe uses his professional background to manage operations for the US recycling and transport divisions. He is responsible for finance, profit margins and business development.

During his career, he also set up his own successful machine-tool company.

Frank Colubriale - Vice President, Administration Ricova
Frank Colubriale
Vice President, Administration

After working in the accounting department from 1994 to 2001, Frank returned to his roots in November 2009 by joining the company’s accounts receivable department.

He previously worked for CIBC from 2001 to 2009 as Business Loan Director and Branch Manager. During that time, he also acted as business partner for a retailer.

He is now Ricova’s Vice President, Administration with 13 years experience.  Frank is an accounting graduate from Concordia University.

Francis Lake - Finance Director Ricova
Louis Boutin
Finance Director

Louis joined Ricova in March of 2016 as Director of Finance for the entire Ricova Group and its holding companies. In this position, Louis is heading the financing, controls and processes and is also responsible for the overall efficiency of its accounting and reporting function. He is also a key participant in supporting the company investments abroad and ensuring significant benefits for both Ricova and its partners.


Prior to joining Ricova, he held numerous consulting and executive management positions for top-tier consulting and accounting firms as well as growing private enterprises. Louis is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Professional in Investor Relations (CPIR) and holds a Bachelor in Accounting from the Université Laval and a Master in Securities Law from York University