Gil Dennis was appointed Chief Operating Officer in April 2019.
Gil is responsible for driving customer-centric strategies and employee engagement that aligns with Indigo’s vision, values and culture. Additionally, Gil has overall responsibility for Indigo’s retail store operations, as well as the human resources, legal, store development and construction and real estate functions. Gil joined Indigo in December 2015 as Executive Vice President, Retail and Human Resources. He also serves as a Board Director for the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation.
Gil has spent his entire career in retail. From 2011 to 2015, Gil was Senior Vice President of Stores at dressbarn, a division of Ascena Retail Group. Prior to dressbarn, he worked at Best Buy for ten years in various retail and human resource leadership roles. Gil joined Indigo in December 2015 as Executive Vice President, Retail and Human Resources. He also serves as a Board Director for the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation.
Gil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from the University of Phoenix.
Craig Loudon was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Supply Chain in February 2019.
Craig is responsible for Indigo’s finance, accounting, internal audit, and loss prevention teams, and additionally leads Indigo’s supply chain function.
Craig has over 25 years of experience in senior finance and operations roles in the retail, manufacturing, transportation and management consulting industries. He has held progressively senior finance and supply chain roles since joining Indigo in August 2014. Craig also serves as a Board Director for the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation.
Craig holds an MBA from INSEAD, and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University.
Daniel Marcotte was appointed Interim Chief Technology and Information Officer in April 2023. He also holds the position of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of the Company.
Daniel is responsible for Indigo’s Information Technology, Information Security and IT Digital practices. He joined Indigo In January 2022 as Vice President, IT Operations, Corporate Systems and CISO.
Daniel has over 25 more than 27 years of experience in Information Technology, with 18 years leading IT Security across various industries. Specializing in Risk and Compliance, he worked for the United Nations before taking charge of the Security and IT Operations practices for well-established Canadian and American retailers. Prior to joining Indigo, Daniel was the CISO and Senior IT Operations Director at Groupe Dynamite (2019-2021) and an Associate Partner, Security Strategy, Risk and Compliance at IBM in 2018. Daniel was also responsible for managing the Security program at Stikeman Elliot LLP (2012-2018).
Daniel holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and Management degree from McGill University, as well as multiple IT Security certifications.
Katharine Poulter was appointed Chief Commercial Officer in August 2021.
Katharine is responsible for leading Indigo’s merchandise, planning, global sourcing, product development and quality teams.
Katharine brings to Indigo a strong product development and merchant track record from Europe, with over 25 years of retail experience. She has held, amongst others, senior Commercial leadership positions as Group Head of Trading at Habitat, Group Head of Product Development and Branding at Home Retail Group, Category Director at Kingfisher, Commercial Director at Wilko and most recently as Chief Executive Officer of Laura Ashley. She began her career at Marks & Spencer.
Katharine holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics and Managerial Science Techniques from the University of Cardiff in the United Kingdom.