Friday 17 April
Switching business for politics, tycoon Pierre Karl Péladeau is currently the frontrunner to lead Québec’s Partis Québécois. Yet, as Monocle’s Tomos Lewis asks, will he be able to revive the political party’s fortunes?
Pierre Karl Péladeau is not – in conventional terms – a politician. He is one of Québec’s most famous business personalities after becoming the CEO of his father’s vast media empire, Quebecor, in 1999.