Board of Directors

Pierre Marc Johnson, G.O.Q., FRSC

Montreal, Quebec


Air Canada director since November 2006

Pierre Marc Johnson, former Premier of Québec, is counsel to the offices of the Canadian law firm Heenan Blaikie LLP and advises, mediates and negotiates for or with various governments, United Nations related organizations and other international institutions. Mr. Johnson is also a director of Holcim Canada, Médicago Inc. and the Veolia Institute for the Environment (Paris). During his career in public office, Mr. Johnson, a physician and attorney, became Québec's Premier in 1985 and then Leader of the Opposition. Mr. Johnson was previously Minister of Labour and Manpower, Financial Institutions, Social Affairs, Intergovernmental Affairs, Attorney General and Minister of Justice. Mr. Johnson is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Grand Officer insignia of the Ordre National du Québec and Grand Croix de l'Ordre de la Pléiade.

Chair of the Pension Committee, Member of the Governance and Corporate Matters Committee and Member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee.