Mr. Boucher joined the Corporation in January, 2018 and brings more than 30 years of experience in communications, government affairs and crisis management.
Prior to joining Theratechnologies, Mr. Boucher practiced litigation and labour and employment law at a firm in the region of Montreal. He was previously a partner for 15 years Canada’s largest public relations firm where he was in charge of the healthcare practice and business development. He was hired after spending close to five years as Manager, Public Affairs at Merck Frosst. Mr. Boucher started his career as a television news reporter at Société Radio-Canada in Toronto and was then appointed press secretary to the President of Treasury Board in Ottawa.
Mr. Boucher holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Université Laval in Québec City as well as a Law Degree from Université de Montréal. He was called to the Quebec Bar in 2016. Upon completing a training at the Harvard Negotiation Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 2016, he was accredited by the Quebec Bar as a mediator in civil, commercial and labour law.