Craig ThompsonSenior Leadership – Advisor
Craig Thompson joined Fortius in July 2014 as President and CEO. After five and a half years leading the organization, in December 2019 he transitioned into the role of Senior Advisor.
Craig first joined Fortius after transitioning from a CEO/Partner role at a national provider for mental health, addictions and disability management services. With over 25 years in the field, Craig welcomed the opportunity to apply his experience to a different type of healthcare business—one that provides world-class services to the development of athletes, from recreational to professional levels.
He also enjoys leading organizations that are growth and service oriented, and focused on improving lives—whether that be physically, emotionally and/or psychologically. He particularly values building intentional work-based cultures that strengthen the focus on purpose and goals.
Craig holds a M.Ed. in Counselling Psychology from U of Ottawa and an MBA from Ivey. He has spent approximately half his career in Ontario and the other half in BC. In his spare time, Craig keeps fit by running, walking, skiing and playing various sports, and enjoys reading, motorcycling and traveling.