Jacques Parizeau

Jacques Parizeau holds a PhD in economics from the London School of Economics. Professor of Economics at HEC Montreal, Mr. Parizeau was economic advisor to Quebec premiers Lesage, Johnson and Bertrand during the Quiet Revolution, Minister of Finance under Rene Levesque (1976-1984) and Premier of Quebec 1994-1996. He led the YES Committee during the 1995 Quebec referendum.