André Allen

Andre Allen


  • Director, Information Systems


As the Director of Information Technology, André is responsible for IT Strategy, Systems Architecture, Development and ongoing management of CIFAR’s technology services and assets.  

Prior to joining CIFAR, André held business and IT leadership roles as President of Linovus Systems, a managed IT services business.   Prior to Linovus, Andre was VP Information Technology of Brookfield’s real estate services business including Royal Lepage, Via Capitale and Prudential Real Estate supporting over 20,000 realtors nationally.   Prior to Brookfield, Andre has over 25 years of IT experience and has served as the head of IT at Hyundai Auto Canada, Sirius Satellite Radio Canada & Nuisoft Systems.  Andre was also the former Director of Call Center Technologies at CIBC.