As CAO, Didier is responsible for the Faculty’s administrative services and business functions. This includes HR, IT & technical services, finance & budgeting, facilities management, student services, and capital projects.
With graduate degrees in Business, Law, and Education Policy, Didier has focussed his career in education administration. Prior to returning to the University of Toronto (one of his alma maters) he was Executive Director of Strategic Planning at York University’s Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies. In the Ontario Public Service, he led teams of policy advisors and education officers in the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities. He was also the lead post-secondary education analyst at Ontario’s Treasury Board.
No stranger to the classroom, Didier has taught management studies at Concordia University’s Molson School of Business and York University’s Schulich School of Business.
In his spare time, Didier serves on profit and non-profit boards, is an avid reader of history & politics, and enjoys all things dealing with science-fiction & fantasy.