Helen is a Change management executive with 18 years of experience in multiple and diverse aspects of banking. She is the Vice-President, IT Lean Program for the Information Technology & Service group of Scotiabank, and is responsible for the roll out and sustainment of strategic change program across IT with a focus on operating model redesign while leveraging Lean methodology.
Helen has also led a similar programs in Global Wholesale Operations group. Prior to that, Helen was the Deputy Head of Global Analytics and Financial Engineering group for Global Banking and Market where she has led numerous high complexity and high priority initiatives which included technology implementations, new business development initiatives, acquisition due diligence and integrations, as well as regulatory response.
Helen holds a MBA degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada as well as CFA and PMP designations.