Today, CGI Group, Inc. announced that Richard B. Evans, has joined the CGI Board of Directors. Evans recently retired after a run as CEO of Rio Tinto Alcan and Alcan, and he currently serves as chairman of the board of the International Aluminium Institute. Evans graduated from Oregon State University with a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, and also holds a Master’s in management from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
“We are very pleased to welcome Dick to the CGI Board of Directors, ” said CGI founder and executive chairman Serge Godin. “His vast experience in the global market place will contribute to the execution of our strategy. I look forward to collaborating closely with him towards the realization of CGI’s goals.”