Eileen Mac Donald

Eileen Mac Donald

President
GS1 Canada

Eileen Mac Donald is President of GS1 Canada, the world's leading supply chain standards organization. Eileen is responsible for leading strategic direction and growth by driving organizational priorities and planning in conjunction with Board directives. In this role, she oversees finance, operations, industry and government relations, corporate affairs and marketing for GS1 Canada, managing business opportunities and challenges.

In her time with GS1 Canada, the organization has expanded to support an additional five sectors, including Grocery, Food Service, General Merchandise, Pharmacy and Healthcare represented by over 20,000 subscribers. Prior to working with GS1 Canada, Eileen was Sr. Vice President of Operations at an innovative national loyalty program. She has also held Executive level positions at Akenhead's and a key member of the senior transition team through the purchase and roll out of Home Depot in Canada.

Eileen is an elected member of the GS1 Canada Management Board and is a consultant and originating Board member for SCAN Health which is an International Knowledge Translation Platform (NCE-IKTP) funded to accelerate knowledge translation and address key problems, challenges and opportunities of high strategic importance for health systems in Canada and around the globe. She has also lectured at the University of Toronto, York University and Rotman School of Management.