Chadi Habib is Chief Technology Officer of Desjardins Group and serves on the boards of Zag Bank and Monetico International. He oversees the organization's IT services while leading a team of 4,000 employees. His teams are responsible for providing sector-specific solutions from financial services to insurance including strategies, performance, enterprise architecture, infrastructure, operations, risk and compliance management, and user services.
Prior to joining Desjardins, he spent five years as CIO and VP Shared Services at Rio Tinto Engineered Products in Paris, France. His mandate was to combine and optimize IT operations, as well as set up a shared services centre for the finance and human resources departments. Before Rio Tinto, he held several executive positions with SAP AG and EDS in Canada, the U.S. and Europe.