Photographic portrait of Sébastien René
What should be done today, needs to be done today.

Sébastien René

EY Canada East Market Segment Advisory Leader

EY East Market Segment Advisory Leader and innovation enthusiast.

Sébastien is a Partner in the Advisory Services practice of EY with over 24 years of experience in IT and management consulting. He leads the Advisory East Market segment for Canada and the Technology Consulting practice in Montréal. His experience spans all aspects of IT projects lifecycle and program management as well as major solution implementations.

Sébastien is an active keynote speaker in the Montréal community on various emerging topics such as AI, FinTech, Innovation, Robotic Process Automation and Advanced Analytics. He’s the author of EY’s  2017 study Accelerating development in Montréal’s FinTech ecosystem, and has also led the establishment of EY’s wavespace innovation center in Montréal as part of EY’s global wavepace network.

Sébastien has worked the major part of his career in the consulting industry and also worked as a senior program director for a bank.

He earned his Bachelor degree in Management of Information Systems from the Ecole des hautes études commerciales (HEC) and he holds designations as a Project Management Professional and Certified Management Consultant.

How Sébastien is building a better working world

“I made my personal endeavour to help our clients understand in a simple and practical way how to harness the full potential of the numerous digital innovations. Let’s call this innovation realized!”

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