Elisa Plevano was appointed Executive Director, Digital Technology, at Pratt & Whitney Canada in May 2022. In this role, she oversees all aspects of digital technology-related initiatives, including the development of strategic roadmaps and execution of digital programs.
Elisa brings over 20 years of digital technology, strategy and transformation experience to this role. Teams under her leadership have successfully completed major digital transformations that improved business efficiencies, enhanced the customer and employee experience, and added value. Before joining us, she held leadership positions of increasing responsibility at CN (Canadian National Railway) and, most recently, led the Transformation Programs and Enterprise Architecture organizations at Via Rail Canada.
Along with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and finance, Elisa completed the Master of Science degree’s marketing curriculum from HEC Montréal. She also completed an executive program in artificial intelligence, focusing on the implications for business strategy, at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Elisa is committed to giving back to her community. Since 2006, she has volunteered for various charity organizations, notably including the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada.