Francois Joanette is the Managing Partner of SBT Advisors LLC. Francois has over twenty-two years of experience working as an advisor to international market leaders on their top business and technology priorities.

Francois has extensive experience in leading large-scale strategy and business technology transformation initiatives.

Recently, Francois has developed insights on the approaches to address the complex challenges of building collaboration capabilities in the work conducted with the Collaboration Consortium. In the past two years, Francois expanded his practice to assist clients in their globalization strategy in emerging markets. He has worked with Geoffrey Moore, well-known author of Crossing the Chasm, on the application of novel management approaches.

Before founding SBT Advisors, Francois was a senior partner at McKinsey & Company where he served market leaders in North America and Europe and was a leader in its Financial Services Practice and Business Technology Office.

Prior to joining McKinsey & Company, Francois was a Lecturer at the Wharton School and a Research Associate of the Pension Research Council. He holds a master's degree and Ph.D. in applied economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.Sc. in mathematics from Laval University. He lives in New York.

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