In this episode, Pierre Donais sits down with Raymond Chrétien.
Raymond Chrétien is a lawyer who has had a very successful career as a diplomat. In 1978, he was Canada’s ambassador to Zaire. In 1985, he was appointed Canada’s ambassador to Mexico. In January 1994, he became Canada’s eighteenth diplomatic representative in the U.S., a position he held until 2000. From 2000 to 2003, Mr. Chrétien was Canada’s ambassador to France. In 2004, he joined the law firm of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin, where he currently works as a Strategic Advisor.
Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.