Richard Chartrand

[enBio=Richard began his career at 3M Canada in 1989 and has worked in several executive positions in graphics, industrial, safety, and energy business groups. He has also gained international experience through an assignment in Austin, Texas. Richard has more than 30 years of business experience, driving application development and new product commercialization, with a strong customer-focused attitude and disciplined execution. He is a results-oriented leader, a noted collaborative consensus builder, and a transparent problem-solver. Richard currently leads the US and Canada Research and Development Operations team and Canada Sustainability strategy to drive local investments and services and to support a unified global strategy to best serve 3M’s customers.],[enJob=Director, USAC Research and Development Operations and Canada Sustainability Leader, 3M Canada],[frBio=Richard a commencé à travailler à 3M Canada en 1989 et a occupé plusieurs postes de direction dans les groupes d’affaires industriels, en graphismes, en sécurité et en énergie. Il a également acquis une expérience internationale grâce à une affectation à Austin au Texas. Richard compte donc plus de 30 ans d’expérience dans le domaine des affaires et gère l’élaboration d’applications et la commercialisation de nouveaux produits avec une forte attitude axée sur le client et une exécution disciplinée. Il est un dirigeant axé sur les résultats, un homme de consensus reconnu et une personne qui résout les problèmes de manière transparente. Richard dirige actuellement l’équipe des activités de recherche et développement aux États-Unis et au Canada ainsi que la stratégie en matière de développement durable au Canada pour stimuler les investissements et les services locaux, et soutenir une stratégie mondiale unifiée afin de mieux servir les clients de 3M. ],[frJob=Directeur général, leader des activités en recherche et développement États-Unis-Canada et du développement durable au Canada, 3M Canada]

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