UPDATED ON: Thursday, January 12, 2012
Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
From The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank is pleased to announce the appointment of Sean McGuckin to the position of Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. In this position, Mr. McGuckin is responsible for the Finance Department, including investor relations, taxation and strategic sourcing.
Mr. McGuckin joined Scotiabank in 1991, and has held progressively more senior positions in Risk Management, Finance and Audit, including Vice-President and Head, Capital Markets and Group Treasury Audit, and Senior Vice-President and Chief Accountant. Prior to this appointment, he held the position of Senior Vice-President & Head, Risk Policy & Capital Markets, Global Risk Management.
Mr. McGuckin holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto, and has been a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario since 1988. More recently, he completed a Harvard University Executive Leadership Program and is currently a board member of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto.
Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With more than 75,000 employees, Scotiabank Group 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 above $575 billion (as at October 31, 2011), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more information, please visit www.scotiabank.com.