Toronto CIO Community


Join a powerful network of peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CIOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

Programs

Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.

Insights

Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CIOs approach similar challenges.

Connections

Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Mastering the art of change and adaptability
  2. Accelerating high growth and a data-first mindset
  3. Empowering talent, protecting the enterprise

Toronto CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Toronto CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.

Co-Chairs

Dave Aeri

Lactalis Canada
Vice President & Head of Information Technology

Cecilia Carbonelli

Haventree Bank
Senior Executive Information Technology

Roman Coba

Federated Co-op Limited (FCL)
CIO & VP Technology

Michael Eubanks

goeasy
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Jamshid Rezaei

Mitel
EVP & Chief Information Officer

Melody Wallis

Procter & Gamble
CIO, P&G Canada

Members

Monique Allen

OMERS
EVP, Data & Technology

Mike Annable

Greenwin
Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Information Technology

Mike Baxter

Kijiji
CTO

Nenad Begovic

MUFG Investor Services
Executive Director, Head of IT Operations

Paul Bellack

Magna International
VP Global IT

Marcus Bertagnolli

Choice Properties REIT
Solutions Vice President, Information Technology

Nastaran Bisheban

Yum Brands - KFC Canada
Chief Technology Officer

Martin Boyer

Toronto Pearson Airport
CIO & VP, IT

Chris Burgess

Yamana Gold
Senior Director Information Technology (CIO)

Rodney Cheung

Brookfield Global Integrated Solutions
Global Chief Information Officer

Ricardo Costa

Purolator Inc.
CIO

Andrew Cree

Canada Cartage
CIO

Derek Cullen

Stikeman Elliott
Chief Information Officer

John Del Grande

Ecclesiastical Insurance Office
Vice President Business Solutions

Roger Favero

HomeEquity Bank
EVP Data and Technology

Lorena Ferino

Plexxus
CIO

Paul Gill

MCAN Mortgage
VP, IT

Brian Gill

Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation
SVP, CTO

Sandeep Grover

Empire Communities
SVP, IT

Chris Harness

Northbridge Financial Corporation
CIO

Antoine Haroun

Peel District School Board
CIO

Christopher Hummel

BlackBerry
FORMER Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer

Anjum Iqbal

Fidelity National Financial
Senior VP, Technology

Michael Iseyemi

Gateway Casinos Inc
VP IT

Sam Ishak

FCT
CIO

Michael Issaev

Patient News
Chief Technology Officer

Shane Kelly

CHISHOLM
CIO

Nasir Kenea

George Brown College
Chief Digital & Infrastructure Officer

Ashroff Khan

NORR
VP, Information Technology

Janine Leahey

Allstate Canada
CIO

Rex Lee

Canadian Tire Corporation
Chief Information Officer

Kin Lee-Yow

CAA Club Group
CIO

Michael Lin

The Travelers Companies Inc
CIO, Canada

Rosemarie Lipman

EllisDon
CIO & SVP, Enterprise Intelligence

Andreas Liris

Maple Leaf Foods
CIO

Chris Lush

Woodbine Entertainment Group
Chief Technology, Innovation & Wagering Officer

Judy Lyster

Eli Lilly Canada
Digital/IT Leader

Neil Maizen

Canadian Tire Dealers Association
EVP & CIO

Ebrahim Mansoor

Nestlé Canada Inc.
VP, Head of IT

Jean-Louis Marin

Napoleon Group of Companies
VP of IT

Ted Maulucci

SmartONE Solutions
President & CIO

Arlene McDonald

Farrow
CIO

Jillian Moffatt

McCain Foods
CTO

Stuart Moir

HSBC Canada
Head of SWD Canada

Hector Navarro

Atlantic Packaging
Vice President, IT

Majid Nazari

Generali Global Health Services
VP Technology

Alfredo Otoya

DHL Express
CIO

Christopher O’Sullivan

BFL Canada
Chief Information Officer

Steve Pilkey

Toyota Canada
CIO

Anca Preda

Minto Group
Vice President, Information Technology

Fariba Rawhani

Teranet
CIO

Katia Saenko

Cadillac Fairview
SVP & CIO

Yasemin Sezer

capco
Executive Director/Technology

Kelly Shen

CPP Investments
Senior Managing Director & Chief Technology & Data Officer

Doris Simcich

AstraZeneca
Head of IT, Canada

Peter Singh

Toronto District School Board
IT & IM Services, FOI and Privacy Office

Maurice Tayeh

Hatch
Global Chief Information Officer

Erwin Van Hout

SickKids
Chief of Technology Transformation

Eric Whaley

Wolseley Canada
Chief Information Officer

Upcoming Programs


IN-PERSON

October 11 - 13, 2022 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

Waldorf Astoria Chicago

A summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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IN-PERSON

October 25, 2022 | an evening

Toronto CIO Inner Circle

Archeo

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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