Canadian Corporate Innovation Summit

Mona M. Vernon

Mona M. Vernon

Vice President, Thomson Reuters Labs


Mona M. Vernon is Vice President, Thomson Reuters Labs. The global labs partner with customers and third parties, such as start-ups and academics, on new data-driven businesses. Previously at Thomson Reuters, Mona ran the Emerging Technology group and launched an Open Innovation Challenge program across the enterprise.

Mona holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University and a Master of Science in Engineering and Management from MIT, where her research focused on the role of customer experience in digital business strategy. Prior to joining Thomson Reuters, she worked in technology start-ups in product development and management roles.

Mona is an executive board member of the FinTech Sandbox in Boston, a member of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Big Data & Cybersecurity Leadership Group, member of the executive committee for Commonwealth’s TechHUB Collaborative, and winner of Boston 50 on Fire.