Roch Vaillancourt brings almost 25 years experience in business and legal practice to his role as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Roch has been involved in several successful business ventures, both as an executive and legal advisor, most recently serving as General Counsel at Iovate Health Sciences International. His leadership and legal expertise have earned him a solid reputation among his peers, culminating in his inclusion as one of Canada’s top 100 General Counsels (Legal 500 GC Powerlist – 2016) and his inclusion in Legal Era Magazine’s London book release, “World’s Leading General Counsels – 2017-2018”. A graduate of the University of Ottawa (biomechanics and civil law), Roch is a member of the Barreau du Quebec as well as the Ontario and Canadian Bar Associations.
As General Counsel, Roch plays an integral role in crafting all aspects of the company’s business and legal strategies, while leading the Legal and Regulatory Affairs Group to execute on corporate transactions, ensure regulatory compliance, governance and intellectual property protection, manage litigation and dispute resolution, all in support and constant collaboration with the company’s stakeholder and the Board of Directors.