Mr. Gérard Coulombe, Q.C., a Business Law partner at Lavery, took part in the 11th edition of the Korn/Ferry – Les Affaires Awards Gala for Excellence in Corporate Governance in Montreal on February 13, 2013. Mr. Coulombe was one of the four "directors with experience" invited by event organizers to join with six young directors to stimulate discussion.
Mr. Coulombe’s long-standing experience in corporate governance has enabled him to advise many businesses on a wide range of important issues. He is also a member of the boards of directors of several corporations, including Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust, CH Group Inc. and Club de Hockey Canadien, Inc. and National Bank of Canada. He currently acts as Chairman of the Bank’s Conduct Review and Corporate Governance Committee.