Vice President, North America Procurement
Francois has been with Manulife 3 years and he is currently responsible for third party spend for Manulife in Canada and John Hancock in the US. He has been in Procurement for a dozen years and spent the majority of his career in Banking at RBC in Canada. During his tenure at RBC, Francois lead the IT Sourcing Team and manage the implementation of their Sourcing to Pay systems.
At Manulife, he leads a team of sourcing professionals located in Montreal, Toronto, Waterloo and Boston. They are responsible for the Sourcing and negotiations for goods and services worth annually CAD $ 2.2B.