PJC-A.TO - The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.

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The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.

245, Jean Coutu Street
Varennes, QC J3X 0E1

IndustryDrug Delivery
Full Time Employees1,350

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jean Coutu O.C., O.Q.Founder & ChairmanN/AN/AN/A
Mr. François Jean CoutuCEO, Pres & Non-Independent Director1.97M174.37k1955
Mr. André BelzileExec. VP of Fin. & Corp. AffairsN/AN/A1962
Mr. Alain LafortuneExec. VP of Purchasing & MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Normand MessierExec. VP of Franchise Devel. & OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of pharmaceutical, parapharmaceutical, and other products in Canada. The company operates through two segments, Franchising and Generic Drugs. It operates franchised drugstores under the PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Jean Coutu Santé, and PJC Jean Coutu Santé Beauté names. As of March 4, 2017, the company operated a network of 418 franchised stores in Québec, New Brunswick, and Ontario. It also operates two distribution centers and provides services to franchised stores, as well as leases and rents lands and buildings to franchisees. In addition, the company, through its subsidiary, Pro Doc Ltd, manufactures and sells generic drugs to wholesalers and pharmacists. The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Varennes, Canada.

Corporate Governance

The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.