Jacquie LaRocque

Public Affairs Counsellor, Founder & Principal, Compass Rose

With more than 20 years of experience as a strategic policy and communications advisor, Jacquie LaRocque’s expertise ranges from the health, innovation and trade files to arts and culture and natural resources both in the private and public sectors. From 2004-2006 she served as communications director to the former International Trade minister. She then joined GlaxoSmithKline as head of federal government affairs. Jacquie helped grow a fledgling Ottawa public affairs agency into a major player as managing principal before launching Compass Rose in 2015. She has been recognized as a Top 100 Lobbyist by The Hill Times since 2007.