Eleanor moved to Switzerland from Canada in 2015 to take on the role of CIO at Medair, a Switzerland-based humanitarian organization inspired by Christian faith to relieve human suffering in some of the world’s most remote and devastated places. Prior to that, Eleanor had 10 years of experience at World Vision, where she was CIO of World Vision Canada, Deputy CIO of World Vision International, and led the development and implementation of technology solutions in the Global Marketing division, working on projects in many different countries.
Eleanor began her career in the financial sector in Toronto, where she worked in both front- and back-office technology in a small brokerage firm. She spent 10 years as head of front-office technology in different business units in a major investment bank. She has also worked as a freelance consultant.
Eleanor has a Bachelor of Mathematics in Computer Science and a Master of Mathematics in Statistics from the University of Waterloo, and an Executive MBA from the University of Western Ontario.