Executive Director


Tupper Bean is the co-founder and Executive Director of the Centre for Effective Practice (CEP) and has held this position since its inception in 2004. Through his vision and leadership, Tupper has grown CEP into a well-established and recognized not-for-profit organization that supports the needs of primary care providers. Prior to joining CEP, Tupper held various senior leadership positions in both the public and private sectors. He has overseen numerous international projects in China, Brazil and the United Arab Emirates. As an entrepreneur, Tupper has participated in several successful start-up ventures and has provided strategic consulting services for organizations such as the University of Toronto and the MaRS Discovery District.

Tupper holds a master of business administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business and a master of health science from the University of Toronto. He has been a visiting lecturer at the University of Toronto and Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.