Person: Matthew Watson

Carmen Charette

Carmen Charette has been appointed senior VP of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), replacing the retiring Dr Janet Halliwell. Charette moves to SSHRC following a year-long stint at Industry Canada as executive director, external relations and innovation, in the science and innovation sector. She is best known as senior VP at the…

Matthew Watson

Matthew Watson has been appointed CEO, BC Innovation Council (BCIC), replacing Dr David Dolphin. Watson is a veteran high-tech executive, most recently COO with Carmanah Technologies, a developer of solar and LED products. He also served as senior VP business and legal affairs with ACD Systems Ltd, a developer of image management and technical illustration…