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Louise Turner

Chief Executive Officer

Louise Turner provides the vision and strategy at Innovation Boulevard as she leads the organization’s next phase of growth and development. Prior to becoming the CEO at Innovation Boulevard, Louise held a number of executive roles including President of the BC Premier’s Technology Council, Chief Operating Officer for the Pacific Health Innovation eXchange, and Chief Operating Officer at Canada West Health Innovation Council. She was the Director of Business Development at both Abatis Systems – acquired by Redback Networks in one of Canada’s largest private acquisitions – and Newbridge Networks – a multi-billion dollar company acquired by Alcatel.

Louise is a sought-after speaker on the topic of innovation and systems change – particularly in technology and healthcare. She is known for her creative approaches to problem solving and ability to build high performing teams. She completed the Leading High Performance Health Care Organizations program from Harvard Executive Education, and holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Business in the UK. Fluent in English, French, and German, Louise is on the board of directors for the Rick Hansen Foundation. She is also a Certified Executive Coach, private pilot, and pianist.

Louise Turner provides the vision and strategy at Innovation Boulevard as she leads the organization’s next phase of growth and development. Prior to becoming the CEO at Innovation Boulevard, Louise held a number of executive roles including President of the BC Premier’s Technology Council, Chief Operating Officer for the Pacific Health Innovation eXchange, and Chief Operating Officer at Canada West Health Innovation Council. She was the Director of Business Development at both Abatis Systems – acquired by Redback Networks in one of Canada’s largest private acquisitions – and Newbridge Networks – a multi-billion dollar company acquired by Alcatel.

Louise is a sought-after speaker on the topic of innovation and systems change – particularly in technology and healthcare. She is known for her creative approaches to problem solving and ability to build high performing teams. She completed the Leading High Performance Health Care Organizations program from Harvard Executive Education, and holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Business in the UK. Fluent in English, French, and German, Louise is on the board of directors for the Rick Hansen Foundation. She is also a Certified Executive Coach, private pilot, and pianist.