Chiara Borrelli

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A Senior Vice President with Scotiabank, Chiara leads the bank's global ESG strategy for risk management and is driving the future-state technology roadmap for business banking. Fluent in Spanish, French, and Italian, she is skilled in leading diverse, high-performing global teams to deliver strategic change and enhanced customer outcomes. Through her senior executive experience, including P&L delivery as Country Head, Dominican Republic, she brings deep understanding of risk & compliance, ethics & governance, and commercial, retail, & international markets.

Chiara is an experienced nonexecutive director, committed to giving back through her not-for-profit board roles. These include the board of Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation of Canada, where she chaired the Finance Committee and contributed on the Governance Committee. She has also served on boards within the global Scotiabank group, including as Chair of one of the bank’s pension fund subsidiaries.

Chiara holds Bachelor of Commerce and MBA degrees from Concordia University and McGill University, respectively. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst and completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.