Jean Michel Laurin is Vice-President, Policy and Public Affairs in our Ottawa office. Recognized for his understanding of business issues, his analytical skills and his advocacy experience, he advises, assists and supports clients looking to solve complex public affairs issues.
Jean-Michel was Vice President and Director of Octane’s Ottawa office until it joined NATIONAL. He was previously Vice President, Global Business Policy with the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters association (CME) where he established himself as a credible advocate, spokesperson and policy expert for Canadian industry.
Jean-Michel holds an MBA from HEC-Montreal and a B.A. in Political Science and Economics from McGill University. He is the Board Secretary of the Trade Facilitation Office of Canada and a Director of RESULTS Canada.