Pierre Marc Johnson, Lawyer and Physician, former Premier of Québec, is Vice Chair of the Board of NorthStar Earth and Space Inc. He is of Counsel to the Offices of Lavery Attorneys in Montreal. An international negotiator in environmental and trade treaties, he has recently –as chief negotiator for Québec- completed a five year round of negotiations between the European Union and Canada for the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement. He is or has been over the past 20 years a director of corporations in Canada, the USA, Europe and Mexico.
Mr. Johnson acts and has acted as an advisor to governments and private interests related to biopharmaceuticals, new information technologies, health and environmental issues. He was honored with Honoris Causa Doctorates by the Claude Bernard University in Lyon (France) and University of Montreal(Québec, Canada) and holds titles of Grand Croix de l'Ordre de la Pleiades and Grand Officier de l'Ordre National du Québec.