Kevin Francis

Doctor of Commerce

Kevin Francis, now the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Xerox Canada (a $1.6 billion dollar Canadian company specializing in document management products and services), graduated from the Saint Mary's Bachelor of Education program before going on to an executive career in business. He has held a variety of leadership positions in Atlantic Canada, British Columbia, Ontario and in the United States, covering a broad range of professional areas strategic to successful corporations including sales, marketing, customer service, process re-engineering planing, administration, information systems, general management, customer satisfaction and quality assurance.

Mr. Francis is involved in a number of organizations including the Conference Bureau of Canada, the Business Council on National Issues, The Richard Ivy School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, the National Quality Institute, The Public Policy Forum, The Information Technology Association of Canada and the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. He is married and has two children.