Andre Lewis is Technology Analyst/Operations Assistant at Grand Challenges Canada. His role is to provide IT support through onsite hardware/software setup and maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs to information/communication equipment. In addition, he assists with corporate budget and vendor invoices. Andre also acts as the liaison between Grand Challenges Canada and our data centre hosting providers, as well as other external service providers.
Andre is a graduate of York University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Information Technology with a focus in IT Management and Marketing. Andre is also a Microsoft Certified Professional.
Prior to joining Grand Challenges Canada, Andre worked at Canpar Transport for over six and a half years, primarily in the role of Desktop Support Analyst. In this role, Andre supported diverse information technology devices and was responsible for providing IT support for over 1,000 employees across Canada.
Andre is passionate about the innovative opportunities that various technologies provide and, more specifically, the different ways in which technology can be used to increase organizational efficiencies and effectiveness.