In this episode, Pierre Donais speaks with Allan Rock. For over 20 years, Allan Rock led a very successful career as a lawyer specializing in civil, commercial and administrative litigation. In 1993, he was elected as the Liberal Member of Parliament for the Ontario riding of Etobicoke Centre and was subsequently appointed Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada. In 1997, he became Minister of Health. He also once held the post of Minister of Industry and Infrastructure. In 2003, he was Canada’s ambassador to the United Nations. Mr. Rock has been President of the University of Ottawa since July 2008.
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.