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Darren Entwistle  

Darren Entwistle

President and Chief Executive Officer

Darren joined TELUS as President and Chief Executive Officer in 2000, bringing extensive and diverse leadership experience in global telecommunications operations.

Prior to TELUS, Darren, a 30-year veteran of the communications industry, spent seven years on the senior leadership team at Cable & Wireless in the United Kingdom, culminating with his appointment as President of Cable & Wireless (United Kingdom and Ireland) in 1999.

Location Vancouver, BC
Joined TELUS 2000
Education Bachelor of Economics (Honours) from Concordia University, an MBA in finance from McGill University and a diploma in Network Engineering from the University of Toronto.
Boards and Committees Canadian Council of Chief Executives and McGill University


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Vancouver Caya Store Launch
Friday, October 22, 2010

The Canadian Club of Toronto
Thursday, October 14, 2010

Celebration of Giving Vancouver
Thursday, September 30, 2010

TELUS health space launch
Monday, May 31, 2010

Official Opening of TELUS House Toronto
Wednesday, May 26, 2010

2010 Business Laureates Induction Ceremonies
Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Annual Meeting of Shareholders 2010
Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Vancouver Board of Trade
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Community Ambassadors Awards Gala
Tuesday, April 20, 2010

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