Enerkem names vice president

Enerkem Inc., a Montreal-based synthesis-gas-to-ethanol company, has added Jocelyn Auger to its management team as vice president and general counsel. He has more than 10 years of corporate and legal experience, having previously worked at BCF LLP, an independent law firm in Canada, where he was cochairman of the Business & Technology Practice Group and responsible for the law firm's information technology operations. His experience also includes intellectual property licensing, joint ventures, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and other commercial transactions.