Dec. 17, 2013
, Chair of the Board,
(TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) is pleased to announce the appointment of
to the CIBC Board of Directors.
Ms. Turcotte is Vice Chair,
of BCE Inc. and
, responsible for driving the company's business, government and community investment initiatives across
. Ms. Turcotte is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years of strategic, legal and regulatory career achievements at Bell.
Ms. Turcotte is also a director of Empire Company Ltd., Sobeys Inc., Bell Aliant Inc. and Bimcor Inc. She is actively involved in the not-for-profit sector through her work with the Chambre de Commerce du Montréal Métropolitain, the Jewish General Hospital,
and Théâtre Espace Go Inc.
Ms. Turcotte graduated from
with a Bachelor degree in Civil Law and Common Law and holds a Master in Business Administration from the
London Business School
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with approximately 11 million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of products and services through its comprehensive electronic and mobile banking network, branches and offices across Canada, in
the United States
and around the world.
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