Jennifer Zelmer

Erik Sande

President, Medavie Health Services

Erik Sande’s career has spanned a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services, energy, and communications. He has significant experience and expertise leading high growth technology and health care service companies across Canada, the US and International markets.

Erik Sande is the President of Medavie Health Services where he leads a team of healthcare professionals delivering out-of-hospital emergency medical services and home based primary care across six Canadian provinces. Prior to joining MHS, Erik was Vice President and General Manager of Home Monitoring Solutions for Philips Healthcare where he led a technology and services team in North America, Europe and Asia.

Erik received his MBA from the Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor of Arts from Mount Allison University. He also completed the Wharton School’s Executive Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania and holds an ICD.D designation from the Institute of Canadian Directors.

A dedicated community leader, he has participated on numerous boards and currently sits on the Boards of the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement, the CD Howe Health Policy Council, and is the Chair of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.