UPDATED ON: Thursday, December 20, 2012
Group Head, International Banking
From The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dieter Jentsch to the position of Group Head, International Banking. In this position, Dieter is responsible for overseeing all of the Bank’s international personal, small business and commercial banking operations. He reports to Brian Porter, President, Scotiabank.
Dieter has been with Scotiabank since 1983, and has held a number of progressively more senior positions, including Senior Vice President, Canadian Commercial Banking; Regional Senior Vice President, Domestic Branch Banking, Toronto Region; Managing Director & Head, Scotia Private Client Group, Wealth Management; and Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking, Canada. In 2009, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Latin America.
Dieter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture, a Master of Business Administration degree, and a diploma from the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD (European Institute of Business). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers. Dieter is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Jim Pattison Group.
Scotiabank is one of North America’s premier financial institutions and Canada’s most international bank. With more than 81,000 employees, Scotiabank and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad range of products and services, including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. With assets of $668 billion (as at October 31, 2012), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more information, please visit www.scotiabank.com.