Gilles Lanteigne joined Vitalité Health Network as president and CEO in August 2015. A leader in his field with over 30 years of experience in strategic executive positions, he was executive director of the Champlain Community Care Access Centre in Ontario, of Lakeshore General Hospital and of Pontiac Community Hospital, and executive vice president of Accreditation Canada.
Mr. Lanteigne holds a PhD in public health management, a master’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in social work. He holds the CHE and FACHE (Certified Health Executive), CGA (Certified General Accountant) and CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant) designations. He is a visiting expert for the International Society for Quality in Health Care and for Accreditation Canada.
He serves on several boards of directors, including those of the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation, the Atlantic Cancer Research Institute, Service New Brunswick and Medbuy.
He has extensive international experience and has worked in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and South America.