Chief Technology Officer

Rex Lee

Rex is a technology executive with a proven track record for delivering business results through insightful application of technology systems and processes. He is an advocate for pragmatic business driven technology, breaking down silos between business and IT and creating unified multi-disciplinary teams with common objectives. With IT leadership experience spanning retail, financial services, telecommunications, and high-tech industries, Rex goes well beyond the surface level challenges, collaborating across the organization to identify and resolve the needs of the future. He has a passion for business transformation, complex problem solving, innovation, architecture, realistic technology road-mapping and building formidable teams and culture aligned to business objectives. His “business outcomes” approach to leveraging innovation & technology, has been featured in CIO Magazine, IT Canada, Forrester and referenced in best-selling books, “Groundswell: Winning in a world transformed by Social Technologies” and “Business Goes Virtual: Realizing the Value of Collaboration, Social and Virtual Strategies”. Industry Involvement & Advisory Boards - CIO World Executive Forum - Co-Chair - CIO Advisory Board - SAS - SAP Hybris Customer Advisory Board - Adobe Customer Advisory Board - IBM Customer Advisory Board - Member - Council of CIO’s - Conference Board of Canada - Governing Body Member - Evanta/Gartner Toronto CIO Council

Current Role

  • Company Name: Canadian Tire Corporation
  • Job Title: Chief Technology Officer
  • Start Date: June 2022
  • Company Industry: Retail
  • Location: Greater Toronto Area, Canada



Previous Company:

  • Company Name:  Bell CanadaBell Canada
  • Job Title:  Director - IT Operations and Business Intelligence - Wireless & Retail
  • Start Date