Francis Barragan


Corporate Strategy Advisor

Francis advises the Executive Director and the management team on corporate strategy and governance, internal and external relationships, as well as on student human resources.

Innovative and inquisitive, he is known for his empathy, team spirit, intellectual rigour and wisdom. He has successfully held numerous positions since joining Éducaloi which naturally led to his present role.

His noteworthy contributions include

  • supervising and mentoring a team of some 15 interns selected each year from various law faculties,
  • three years of ongoing update of Éducaloi’s Web content, and
  • creating spots on “legal myths” for the French television series Ruptures.

Francis was admitted to the Quebec bar in 2004. He has a Master’s in business law and a Juris Doctor in North-American common law. Before joining Éducaloi, he was legal counsel on the federal commission of inquiry on the Air India matter and at the Canadian Institute for Health Information.