UPDATED ON: Thursday, January 12, 2012
Executive Vice-President, Enterprise Effectiveness
From The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank is pleased to announce the appointment of Luc Vanneste to the position of Executive Vice-President, Enterprise Effectiveness. In this new position, Mr. Vanneste is responsible for enhancing organizational effectiveness as the Bank aligns its global priorities and strategies with its approach to evolving regulatory, compliance and governance trends.
Mr. Vanneste joined Scotiabank in 1999 as Senior Vice-President and Chief Auditor, and was appointed Executive Vice-President in October 2003 and Chief Financial Officer in 2005. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Vanneste spent 24 years with KPMG LLP, where he served as a partner, focusing on banking and finance.
Mr. Vanneste holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto and a Master of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. He has been a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario since 1977, and was appointed a Fellow of the Institute in June 2006. He is currently Vice-Chair of the Board of the Heart and Stroke Foundation Centre for Stroke Recovery, Vice-Chair of the Board of the Toronto Rehab Foundation, and a Director of Writers’ Trust of Canada.
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.