Nick Wise

Executive Director, Digital Service, Talent and Collaboration, CIOB

Nick Wise is Executive Director for the Digital Service, Talent and Collaboration Division within the Chief Information Officer Branch at TBS. Through policy development, research and analysis he and his team are focused on: enabling an enterprise approach to service, particularly from a digital government perspective, and strong service practices in order to sustain GC excellence in serving individuals and businesses; providing direction to facilitate increased community collaboration through the use of social media tools (e.g. GCconnex and GCPedia); and, elaborating a workforce development and talent management approach to support CIOs and the CIO organization of the future.

He joined CIOB in 2014 from the Priorities and Planning Sector at TBS where he served as Executive Director for Strategic Policy and Planning. He began his career at Employment and Skills Development Canada where his responsibilities ranged from policy development for a workplace skills strategy to international relations managing bilateral cooperation with China on human resource development issues.

He has degrees from McGill and Concordia in Middle Eastern Studies and Public Policy and Administration.