UPDATED ON: Tuesday, January 11, 2005
President and Chief Executive Officer, Roynat Capital
From The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank is pleased to announce the appointment of Jane Rowe to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer, Roynat Capital, a member of the Scotiabank Group and Canada’s leading merchant bank specializing in innovative long-term capital and business solutions for mid-sized companies.
Ms. Rowe joined Scotiabank in 1987 as an Account Manager in the Corporate Banking Division and progressed through various positions including corporate finance, loan audit, private equity and risk management. Most recently, she was Senior Vice-President, Corporate Credit, Global Risk Management Division. Ms. Rowe holds an MBA from York University and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Memorial University of Newfoundland. She sits on the External Advisory Board for the University of Guelph Centre for Studies in Leadership, as well as the Boards of Directors for the Roynat Group of Companies, Scotia Merchant Capital Corporation, and Sierra Wireless Corporation.
Roynat Capital has been providing innovative financial solutions to businesses since 1962 and manages a portfolio of over $2 billion providing term debt, sub and mezzanine-debt and equity financing to over 1,200 clients across North America. Scotiabank is one of North America’s premier financial institutions and Canada’s most international bank. With approximately 48,000 employees, Scotiabank Group and its affiliates serve about 10 million customers in some 50 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a diverse range of products and services including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. With $279 billion in assets (as at October 31, 2004), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York (BNS) Stock Exchanges. For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com.