Sun | Oct 25, 2020

Audrey Tugwell Henry appointed President & CEO of Scotia Group Jamaica

Published:Wednesday | October 14, 2020 | 1:17 PM
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Scotiabank today announced that it will appoint Audrey Tugwell Henry as President & CEO of Scotia Group Jamaica effective January 1, 2021.

She will take over from David Noel who will return to Canada to lead the bank’s Atlantic region.

A seasoned executive with over 30 years of financial services experience in Jamaica, Tugwell Henry has been responsible for retail banking since 2017.

“Audrey is uniquely suited to lead Scotiabank Jamaica. She is a transformational leader who has consistently demonstrated that she is a catalyst for our performance culture and customer focus,” said Ignacio (Nacho) Deschamps, Group Head, International Banking and Digital Transformation, Scotiabank.

“I would like to thank David for his dedication and commitment to Scotiabank Jamaica and wish him continued success in his new role.”

Scotiabank also announced today that Anya Schnoor has been appointed as the Executive Vice President of its Caribbean, Central America & Uruguay (CCAU) region, taking over from Brendan King who will be retiring after 30 years at the bank.

Schnoor, who is Jamaican, was most recently Executive Vice-President, Retail Products in Canadian Banking.

She has held several senior roles in Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago.

“Anya brings a wealth of experience and an in-depth knowledge of the region and is uniquely qualified to lead the region as it navigates its recovery during this difficult time,” continued Deschamps.

“Scotiabank is also committed to advancing female leaders in the workplace which we see as a top priority for the long-term success of the bank. The appointments of Audrey and Anya, two seasoned Jamaican financial services leaders with deep expertise, will build on our strengths in Jamaica and the wider CCAU region.”

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