Sous-ministre associé aux technologies de l’information, ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux, gouvernement du Québec
Appointed by the Conseil des ministres on May 1, 2013, Richard Audet holds the position of sous‐ministre associé at the Direction générale des technologies de l'information of the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux (MSSS) since June 10, 2013.
Richard, who earned a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Relations from Laval University and a certificate from the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés, is a Certified Corporate Director (administrateur de sociétés certifié (ASC)).
He worked for more than 25 years at the Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail du Québec, where he took on several roles in operational management, as well as the positions of General Manager, IT, for seven years and General Manager, Centralized Operations. He also served as Vice-President, IT, at the Régie de l’assurance-maladie du Québec for more than four years.
His extensive experience in government administration, most notably in Information Technology, is a major asset in carrying out his mandates as sous‐ministre associé at the MSSS.