Canadian Chamber of Commerce
Emilie Potvin currently serves as Vice President, Public Affairs and Stakeholder Relations at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce- Canada’s most influential business association. As a member of the Executive team, Emilie is responsible for overseeing all external communications, media relations and public relations for the organisation and serves as a Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors on various communications and policy issues. She also serves at Canada’s Sherpa to the B20 Coalition- the Business group affiliated to the G20 and G8 processes. Prior to joining the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, Emilie served as Chief of staff to two ministers in the Canadian Government and held a number of positions in the private sector with companies such as Bombardier and CAE. Emilie began her career as a Foreign Service Officer where she worked on G8 Summits and in the Eastern Africa division. She holds an MBA in International Management from HEC Montréal and a degree in political Science from the Université de Montréal.