Pierre S. Pettigrew

Pierre S. Pettigrew

Executive Advisor, International Affairs, Deloitte, and Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Canada

Pierre Pettigrew is the executive advisor (International) for Deloitte in Canada, where he is a valued resource to senior Deloitte leaders in Canada and throughout Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu globally. Mr. Pettigrew has led a distinguished career with success in both public and private sectors. He led a number of senior departments in his 10 years as a minister in successive governments of Canada. From 1985 to 1995, Mr. Pettigrew was an international business consultant with Deloitte. During his tenure, he emerged as a strong voice for business and an articulate analyst for GATT, World Trade Organization (WTO) and North American free trade negotiations in the media. His visibility on international trade issues garnered an appointment to the federal cabinet prior to his election to parliament. As a minister of the Crown, he went on chair several working groups on tough international trade negotiations and lead trade missions to many countries. Mr. Pettigrew’s international insight led to his appointment as foreign affairs minister. In this role he led the nationally and globally foreign policy review that provided the government of Canada with a fully integrated approach of diplomacy, defence, trade and development in international affairs.


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