UPDATED ON: Thursday, December 08, 2011
Susan. L. Segal,
From The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan L. Segal to the Bankís Board of Directors.
Ms. Segal is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas based in New York. She has more than 30 years of private sector experience operating in global financial markets and investment banking, primarily in Latin America and other emerging economies. Ms. Segal was also actively involved on advisory committees throughout the sovereign debt crisis of the 1980s and 1990s.
Born in Philadelphia, Ms. Segal received her BA from Sarah Lawrence College and her MBA from the Columbia University School of Business. She is a director of the Tinker Foundation and Latin American Venture Capital Association, as well as a member of the Commanders Advisory Panel: US Southern Command, the World Economic Forumís Global Agenda Council on Latin America, and the Council on Foreign Relations.
Ms. Segal will be serving as a member of the Scotiabank Board Audit and Conduct Review Committee.
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.