Adam Daifallah

Co-founder and Managing Partner of HATLEY Strategy Advisors

Adam Daifallah is a public affairs consultant, lawyer, university lecturer, author and journalist.

He is the co-founder and Managing Partner of HATLEY Strategy Advisors, a Montreal-based public affairs consulting firm. In addition to his responsibilities at HATLEY, Adam is Chairman of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, a fellow of the Montreal Economic Institute, a director of several organizations and a frequent commentator on public affairs in newspapers, radio and television.

Before joining HATLEY, Adam practiced law at the Montreal office of Norton Rose Fulbright (then Ogilvy Renault). Previously, he sat on the editorial board of the National Post and was Washington correspondent of The New York Sun. He is co-author of two books on Canadian politics: the best-selling Rescuing Canada’s Right (with Tasha Kheiriddin) and Gritlock: Are the Liberals in Forever? with Peter G. White.

In the voluntary sector, Adam is a director of the Montreal Cancer Institute, the Schmeelk Canada Foundation and the Mount Royal Club. He is a  member of the Advocacy Committee of the Institute of Corporate Directors – Quebec Chapter.

A passionate golfer, he is a director of Golf Canada and serves on its Heritage Services Committee. He is a member of SCOREGolf magazine’s Top 100 courses in Canada ranking panel.

Adam is a law graduate from Université Laval, has a BA (honours) in history and political studies from Queen’s University and was a Sauvé Scholar at McGill University. He is a member of the Quebec bar.