Franco Chirichella

President and Chief Executive Officer (interim)

Franco is responsible for providing vision, strategic direction and leadership for the development, integration and implementation of the digital capabilities required to create competitive advantage for Canada Post and the Group of Companies, which also includes Purolator and SCI Group. Franco joined Innovapost in 2013 as Director, Application Delivery and has since held progressively more responsible roles in the organization, including Business Solution Delivery Lead – Chief Commercial Officer and Business Solution Delivery Lead – Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Innovapost, Franco was a Director with Canada Post where he led a variety of system and business initiatives specializing in induction and revenue assurance. Franco brings over 20 years of experience managing teams of technology and business professionals to deliver large-scale software development and business process transformations. He has also led numerous enterprise transformational initiatives to realize revenue recovery, operating efficiencies, and cost reductions. Prior to joining Innovapost, Franco was a Director with Canada Post where he led a variety of system and business initiatives specializing in induction and revenue assurance. Franco holds a Master of Business Administration in Innovation from the University of Fredericton and a Bachelor of Business Administration, Management from Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax. He also holds a Project Management designation and is Agile Certified. Franco lives in Toronto with his wife and 2 sons.