It is with great pleasure to announce the appointment of Martin Payette as Senior Director, IT Services and Infrastructure within Information Technology effective February 25, 2019.
Martin is a well-seasoned IT leader with vast expertise in managing and delivering high-impact infrastructure services with large-scale technologies. Coming from a wealth of experience in banking, public and telecommunications organizations, his knowledge of IT infrastructure (networks, cloud & virtual infrastructures), cybersecurity, service desks, data management and IT architecture will position Information Technology to further the University’s ambition toward excellence for its students and researchers. Soon to be graduating from Telfer School of Management at uOttawa with an executive MBA, this knowledge combined with his experience, helps him provide leadership for the continued development of a robust, secure and innovative technological infrastructure throughout the University. Martin’s years of leading, managing, and coaching specialists toward achieving their best potential will fit in well with the University’s culture. Well versed in process optimizations and collaborating with business partners, he will be a strong addition to Information Technology’s executive team.
Initially, Martin will be evaluating the state of the University’s IT infrastructure assets and how best to evolve them to deliver the vision of IT’s new 3-year strategy. Strategically, this will bring support services and the University’s technological landscape to new heights.
Join us in giving Martin a warm welcome to the University.