National Academic Director and 
Lead Instructor


Hubert T. Lacroix, ICD.D

Chair, Stornoway Diamond Corporation, Blue Metropolis, Axio Health Group
Board Member, Cascades, Canadian Olympic Committee
Past President & CEO, CBC/Radio-Canada
Strategic Counsel, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

As strategic counsel for Blake, Cassels & Graydon, Hubert assists clients with the development of business strategies, corporate governance, long-term planning and major deals.

Before joining Blakes in February 2019, Hubert spent 10½ years as president and CEO of CBC/Radio-Canada, a tenure during which he notably achieved an unprecedented digital transformation of the broadcaster.

He is currently the chairman of Stornoway Diamond Corporation (diamond mining), Blue Metropolis (an international literary festival), Axio Health Group (medical and health services), and sits on the boards of Cascades Inc. (recovery and manufacturing of packaging and tissue products) and the Canadian Olympic Committee.