The Board of Directors of CTS is pleased to announce that Mr. Shane Russell has joined the CTS as board member.

Mr. Russell about joining the CTS : “I am very excited to be joining a very dynamic organization and board that have set high ambitions for the future. Quebec’s MedTech ecosystem has great talent and growing ambitions and CTS can play a key role in ensuring the ecosystem reaches its full potential. I look forward to contributing to this journey.”

Mr. Shane Russell is Director, Health Systems Strategies and Government Affairs (Quebec) at Medtronic Canada. Mr. Russell has been very active in Quebec’s medical technologies (MedTech) ecosystem. He is Executive Committee Member (Quebec) & President Public Affairs Committee (Quebec) at MEDEC and also a member of the Province of Quebec’s Life Sciences Promotional Network. In his functions at Medtronic, Mr. Russell also regularly collaborates with government organizations regarding key issues relating to the MedTech industry. He holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Sherbrooke University and has completed executive training programs at Harvard Business School and the Wharton School of Business. 

 “Having Mr. Russell join the Board of CTS aligns with our desire to attract key contributors from the Quebec ecosystem who actively participate in helping develop a strong and collaborative network of the principal actors supporting MedTech in Quebec. Both our Board and our companies will benefit from his extensive experience from his private and public sector interactions’’ said Guillaume Hervé, chairman of the CTS.