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  • Josh Blair

    Executive Vice-President, Human Resources

    Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
    Joined TELUS: 1995
    Executive: 2007
    Education: Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical - Distinction), University of Victoria; and Executive Program, Queen's School of Business
    Boards and committees: Kids Health Foundation; Board of Advisors for Cures for Kids Foundation; and Vice-Chair of TELUS Vancouver Community Board
    TELUS shareholdings: 60,079
    TELUS options: 164,667

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • François Côté

    Executive Vice-President and President of TELUS Québec and TELUS Health and Financial Solutions

    Location: Montreal, Quebec
    Joined TELUS: 2008 (Emergis: 1998)
    Executive: 2009
    Education: Bachelor of Social Sciences (Industrial Relations), Laval University
    Boards and committees: Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal (Montreal Heart Institute) and Acti-Menu; member of the Board of Governors for the Fondation de la tolérance (Tolerance Foundation); and Chairman of FitSpirit
    TELUS shareholdings: 56,354
    TELUS options: 80,664

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • Robert McFarlane

    Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer

    Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
    Joined TELUS: 2000 (Clearnet: 1994)
    Executive: 2000
    Education: Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Queen's University; and MBA, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University
    Boards and committees: Deputy Chair of Royal and SunAlliance Insurance Company of Canada and Chair of its Audit Committee; Vice-Chair of Business Council of British Columbia; Director of Vancouver College Limited Board and member of its Finance Committee; Queen's University Campaign Cabinet; and The Salvation Army Greater Vancouver Advisory Board – B.C. Division and The Salvation Army National Advisory Board
    TELUS shareholdings: 175,297
    TELUS options: 228,990

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • Monique Mercier

    Senior Vice-President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

    Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
    Joined TELUS: 2008 (Emergis: 1999)
    Executive: 2011
    Education: Bachelor of laws, University of Montreal Law School; and Master's in Political Science, Oxford University
    Boards and committees: Director of Stornoway Diamond Corporation and Chair of its Compensation Committee; Management Committee of the L.R. Wilson Chair in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law, University of Montreal
    TELUS shareholdings: 9,001
    TELUS options: 26,229

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • Joe Natale

    Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer

    Location: Toronto, Ontario
    Joined TELUS: 2003
    Executive: 2003
    Education: Bachelor of Applied Science (Electrical Engineering), University of Waterloo
    Boards and committees: Celestica, United Way Toronto and Soulpepper Theatre
    TELUS shareholdings: 112,042
    TELUS options: 245,906

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • Bill Sayles

    Senior Vice-President and Chief Information Officer, Business Transformation

    Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
    Joined TELUS: 2008
    Executive: 2011
    Education: Bachelor of Science, Portland State University
    Boards and committees: Chair of the Board of Advisors at Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia; Teradici Corporation; and British Columbia Technology Industry Association
    TELUS shareholdings: 8,027
    TELUS options: 37,850

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.

  • Eros Spadotto

    Executive Vice-President, Technology Strategy and Operations

    Location: Toronto, Ontario
    Joined TELUS: 2000 (Clearnet: 1995)
    Executive: 2005
    Education: Bachelor of Applied Science (Electrical Engineering), University of Windsor; and MBA, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University
    TELUS shareholdings: 62,241
    TELUS options: 292,730

    TELUS shareholdings represent the total common and non-voting shares and restricted stock units held as at December 31, 2011.

    TELUS options represent the total options for non-voting shares held as at December 31, 2011.