Chairman, RES PUBLICA
Member of the Human Resources Committee, IGOPP
A lawyer by training, Andrew Molson is a partner and chairman of RES PUBLICA Consulting Group, a Montreal-based holding and management company for two leading professional services firms, NATIONAL Public Relations and Cohn & Wolfe | Canada, both offering strategic public relations counsel to a wide range of businesses.
A seventh-generation member of the Molson brewing family, he sits on the board of directors of the Molson Coors Brewing Company. He is also a member of the board of directors of Groupe Deschênes Inc., The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. and the Montreal Canadiens Hockey Club.
Andrew became a member of the Quebec Bar in 1995 after studying law at Laval University in Quebec City. He also holds a bachelor of arts degree from Princeton University and a masters of science in corporate governance and ethics from University of London (Birkbeck College).
Fully bilingual, Andrew serves on several non-profit boards, including the Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations, the Montreal General Hospital Foundation, Concordia University Foundation, The Banff Centre and the Molson Foundation, a family foundation dedicated to the betterment of Canadian society. He is chairman of Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal Archaeology and History Complex. He also serves as Honorary Colonel of the Royal Montreal Regiment, Honorary Commissioner of the Quebec Council of Scouts Canada, and as co-chair of the 2015 campaign of Centraide of Greater Montreal.