Chief Financial Officer & Chief Economist
Roland’s 30 plus year sector expertise has been in telecommunications, broadcasting and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). Mr. Renner started his career at Bell Canada where he worked on economic and financial evaluation techniques to be applied in the emerging competitive environment. He served as Director, MIS, and Director, Regulatory Matters at Telesat Canada.
As a consultant, he worked with PwC Consulting (PricewaterhouseCoopers) and Nordicity Group. He was a co-founder of a start-up company in the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) sector that completed a number of projects for federal, provincial and municipal Transportation departments.
Consulting clients include Hunter Communications, Atop TV, Iristel, Ice Wireless, City of Dawson, Bell ExpressVu, CBC, CRTC, Industry Canada, the Department of Canadian Heritage, e-tv interactive, Telesat Canada, PowerTel TV, City of Vaughan, City of Calgary, AAFC-CFIA, Transport Canada, Transports Québec, Barak International (Israel), Bahamas PUC, Pakistan Telecommunications Authority, and the Communications and Information Technology Commission of Saudi Arabia.