Palo Alto, California
Director since 2013
Mr. Patrick Pichette has been an advisor to Google Inc. since May 2015, after his retirement as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of that company. He has nearly 20 years of experience in financial operations and management in the telecommunications sector, including seven years at Bell Canada, which he joined in 2001 as Executive Vice President of Planning and Performance Management.During his time at Bell Canada, he held various executive positions, including Chief Financial Officer from 2002 until the end of 2003. Prior to joining Bell Canada, Mr. Pichette was a partner at McKinsey & Company, where he was a lead member of McKinsey’s North American Telecom Practice. He also served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Call-Net Enterprises Inc., a Canadian telecommunications company.