John Russell Baird is the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada. Currently, he is Chairman at Canfor Corp., Chairman of Canfor Pulp Products, Inc. (a subsidiary of Canfor Corp.) and President of Grantham Finchley Consulting, Inc.
He is also on the board of 9 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Baird occupied the position of President of Canda Treasury Board.
Mr. Baird received an undergraduate degree from Queen's University.