Executive Vice-President, Group President, TELUS and Chair, TELUS Québec
As a member of TELUS’ executive leadership team since 2015, François Gratton helps drive TELUS’ strategy and vision across Canada, while ensuring the company’s performance and growth objectives are met. In addition, François leads several teams responsible for TELUS’ most innovative portfolios, thus contributing to enable better human outcomes in our digital society.
With his extensive experience in developing agile new business areas, François is committed to driving growth in exciting new technology sectors such as TELUS Health, Internet of things and agriculture technology.
In addition, François leads our traditional telecom portfolios nationally in Enterprise Solutions and Partner Solutions (wholesales). And finally as Chair of TELUS Québec, François works closely with his team to provide the best connected experience to consumers at home, at work and on the move.
François holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Law from the Université de Montréal. He first joined TELUS with the 2008 acquisition of healthcare IT firm Emergis, where he served as Executive Vice-President, Healthcare Provider Solutions.
François’ profound commitment to his community is reflected in his work with the Board of the Lighthouse, Children and Families, and as Vice-Chair of the TELUS Montreal Community Board.
He is a member of Le Cercle des présidents du Québec, the Canadian Advisory Board of Harvard Business School, and the Quebec Bar Association. In 2009, he was named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40.