Business Administration, 1979
President, Benchmark Corp.
Canadian businessman Luc Villeneuve has spent more than 25 years boosting sales and assuming leadership roles with major companies, including Sun Microsystems, GE Capital, NCR, McAfee Canada, Red Hat Canada and Benchmark. He has also taken a leading role in national discussions about diversity and inclusion in IT. “Gender equality is a critical economic and social issue,” he wrote in the Globe and Mail in 2017 and he has increased the number of qualified women hired by his companies. He was a finalist for the Microsoft INSPIRE2018 Women in Technology Man of WIT award, which celebrates men supporting diversity and inclusion.