Greg Kowal serves as Vice President, Information Services and CIO of Teranet Inc.
Before joining Teranet in May 2011, Kowal served as CIO of Virgin Mobile for two years. At Virgin, he was responsible for delivering information technology and services that enabled the company to compete more effectively and to significantly grow subscribers and revenue.
Prior to Virgin, Kowal was part of the leadership team at Bell Canada for six years. Initially he was the VP of IT for Bell Mobility, where he led the effort to replace the company’s entire billing, customer care and retail activation system. He then became the SVP of IT responsible for services provided to the wireless and internet business units, corporate groups, for shared services such as billing and business intelligence, and for the ongoing operation of all existing applications and IT infrastructure across Bell.
Before joining Bell, Kowal held executive roles within Nortel Networks and Imperial Oil.
Kowal received an Honour’s Degree in mathematics and computer science from the University of Manitoba and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.