TELUS Partner Solutions
With over 17 years of loyal service to TELUS, David has demonstrated outstanding leadership in supporting the company’s customers, team members and local communities in a variety of roles ranging from engineering to operations, marketing to sales, and customer service to procurement and supply chain management. As President of TELUS Partner Solutions, David proudly supports a highly-engaged, passionate and entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering on Partner Solutions’ vision of bringing a world of possibilities to TELUS and the best of TELUS to the connected world, and executing its global mandate to become the trusted partner of choice for its customers and partners.
Since his appointment as President in 2007, David has advanced TELUS Partner Solutions’ position as Canada’s Internet Protocol leader by building a high-performance team of industry experts whose achievements have earned numerous international awards for global leadership in the wholesale marketplace. David himself received individual recognition as one of Global Telecom Business’ Top 40 under 40 in 2009, as well as for his role in achieving $222 million in cost savings during the first calendar year of his leadership as TELUS CPO in 2011.
Deeply committed to giving back where he lives, works and serves, David is a tireless advocate for diversity, inclusiveness and the advancement of women in business, both within TELUS and in the Canadian business community. His diverse technology and business background, coupled with his global mindset, have made him a much sought-after member of numerous not-for-profit boards, including the Toronto Board of Trade Technology Forum, TELUS International, the Women’s Executive Network (WXN), the Ontario Science Centre (nominee), CANARIE and CAMSC.
David holds a Bachelor of Mathematics and an Honours Cooperative degree from the University of Waterloo. He works out of TELUS’ Toronto office.