E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
Executive Advisor, Samson Bélair/Deloitte & Touche International (Canada); Board, Inter-American Dialogue in Washington. Former: Trade Minister of Canada; Minister of Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs; Vice-President, Samson Bélair/Deloitte & Touche International; Minister of the Canadian Department of Human Resources Development; International Cooperation Minister of Canada; Member of Canadian Parliament, Papineau (Montreal). Chaired several working groups at the World Trade Organization (WTO) and is still involved in international arbitration. Member of several Boards of private and public companies.