People: Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Thomas O'Neill

70 2014 Independent Chairman of the Board

Brian Porter

56 2013 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Sean McGuckin

50 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

J. Michael Durland

48 2014 Group Head and Chief Executive Officer - Global Banking and Markets

Barbara Mason

2013 Chief Human Resource Officer

Marianne Hasold-Schilter

2011 Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer - International Banking

Deborah Alexander

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Jeffrey Heath

61 2008 Executive Vice President, Group Treasurer

Andrew Branion

Executive Vice-President, Chief Market Risk Officer

Terry Fryett

2013 Chief Credit Officer, Executive Vice President

Robin Hibberd

Executive Vice President - Retail Products and Services, Canadian Banking

Marian Lawson

Executive Vice-President, Global Financial Institutions and Transaction Banking

Kimberlee McKenzie

2005 Executive Vice President - Information Technology and Solutions

James McPhedran

2011 Executive Vice President - Retail Distribution, Canadian Banking

James O'Sullivan

2013 Executive Vice President - Global Asset Management

Stephen Hart

2013 Chief Risk Officer

Dieter Jentsch

2012 Group Head - International Banking

Anatol Von Hahn

2009 Group Head - Canadian Banking

Nora Aufreiter

55 2014 Independent Director

Guillermo Babatz

46 2014 Independent Director

Ronald Brenneman

68 2000 Independent Director

Charles Dallara

66 2013 Independent Director

N. Ashleigh Everett

58 1997 Independent Director

William Fatt

64 2015 Independent Director

Aaron Regent

49 2013 Independent Director

Indira Samarasekera

62 2008 Independent Director

Susan Segal

62 2011 Independent Director

Paul Sobey

57 1999 Independent Director

Barbara Thomas

65 2004 Independent Director

Jake Lawrence

2015 SVP, Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Thomas O'Neill

Mr. Thomas Charles O'Neill, LL.D., serves as an Independent chairman of The Bank of Nova Scotia. He is the retired Chair of the Board of PwC Consulting. Mr. O’Neill was formerly Chief Executive Officer of PwC Consulting, Chief Operating Officer of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Global, Chief Executive Officer of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Canada, and Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Price Waterhouse Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University and is a chartered accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario). In September 2013, Mr. O’Neill received the ICAO Award of Outstanding Merit from CPA Ontario, which is CPA Ontario’s highest honour.

Brian Porter

Mr. Brian J. Porter is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Bank of Nova Scotia. He joined Scotiabank in 1981, and has progressed through a series of increasingly senior positions across the bank, including executive roles with Global Banking & Markets, Global Risk Management, Group Treasury and International Banking. Mr. Porter served as the bank’s Chief Risk Officer from 2005 to 2008, as Group Head of Risk and Treasury from 2008 to 2010 and as Group Head of International Banking from 2010 to 2012. He was appointed President of Scotiabank in November 2012, and was elected to the board of directors in April 2013. He assumed the role of CEO on November 1, 2013. Mr. Porter earned a Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie University, and was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws (LLD) from Dalhousie University in 2008. He is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.

Sean McGuckin

Mr. Sean D. McGuckin CA., is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Bank of Nova Scotia. As Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. McGuckin oversees the Finance Department, including investor relations, taxation and strategic sourcing. Since joining Scotiabank in 1991, Mr. McGuckin has held progressively more senior positions in Risk Management, Finance and Audit, including Vice-President and Head, Capital Markets and Group Treasury Audit, and Senior Vice-President and Chief Accountant. Prior to his current role, he was Senior Vice-President & Head, Risk Policy & Capital Markets Global Risk Management. Mr. McGuckin holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto. He has been a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario since 1988. Mr. McGuckin is the current chair of the Finance Committee of the Canadian Bankers Association (CBA), and is past chair of the Chief Accountants’ Committee of the CBA. He has also served on a number of Institute of International Finance committees. He is a past board member of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto.

J. Michael Durland

Mr. J. Michael Durland has been appointed as Group Head and Chief Executive Officer - Global Banking and Markets of The Bank of Nova Scotia effective April 30, 2014. Mr. Durland shares primary responsibility for the overall management of Global Banking and Markets’ operations worldwide, with specific responsibility for the Global Capital Markets (“GCM”) business. He was appointed to this position in 2008. Mr. Durland joined Scotiabank’s Investment Banking division as a Senior Manager, Derivative Products, in 1993, before being promoted to Managing Director in 1996, Co-Head, Capital Markets Group in 2002 and Deputy Head, Global Capital Markets in 2007. During the past 20 years, Mr. Durland has been actively involved in the development, execution and management of Global Capital Markets’ strategy, risk, operations and human capital management. He also represents Global Capital Markets on key internal bank committees. Mr. Durland completed a Ph.D. in Finance and Operations Research from Queen’s University and a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from St. Mary’s University. Mr. Durland is a member of the Advisory Board for Queen’s School of Business and its Master of Management Analytics program.

Barbara Mason

Ms. Barbara F. Mason serves as Chief Human Resource Officer of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Barbara has been with Scotiabank for 31 years and is currently Executive Vice President, Global Wealth Management, responsible for profitable growth and development of all Scotiabank's wealth businesses globally. She previously held the positions of Executive Vice President, Wealth Management and Executive Vice President, Marketing, Sales & Service, Canada. She has also held progressively senior roles in marketing and sales and service in Canadian Banking. Ms. Mason graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (honours), and is also a graduate of the Queen's University. She is a board member with the Toronto Board of Trade, as well as Toronto's Ronald McDonald House.

Marianne Hasold-Schilter

Ms. Marianne Hasold-Schilter serves as Executive Vice-President and Chief Administrative Officer, International Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia.

Deborah Alexander

Ms. Deborah M. Alexander serves as an Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of The Bank of Nova Scotia. She has responsibility for managing the Bank's legal affairs worldwide, overseeing compliance for the Bank, and acting as Corporate Secretary. Deborah joined Scotiabank in June 2002. Prior to this, she was a senior partner in the Business Law Department at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. Her practice focused on securities financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions in the Canadian, U.S. and international capital markets, and transactions relating to Canadian financial institutions. Deborah has been a member of the Securities Advisory Committee to the Ontario Securities Commission, and has lectured in various areas of securities law, including lectures in the United States and Canada. In 2003 and again in 2004, Deborah was named to the Top 100 List of Canada's Most Powerful Women by the Women's Executive Network and the University of Western Ontario's Richard Ivey School of Business. She is a member of the Board of Governors for Crescent School, on the fundraising committee for Bloorview MacMillan Centre and a past Director of the National Ballet of Canada. Deborah graduated from Queen's University in 1972 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. She received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto in 1975, and was called to the Ontario Bar in 1977. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the Canadian Bar Association and the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Jeffrey Heath

Mr. Jeffrey C. Heath serves as Executive Vice President, Group Treasurer of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Mr. Heath, a chartered accountant, is currently the senior vice-president and head, risk policy and capital markets. In his role, he will be responsible for managing the Scotiabank Group's treasury and investment operations on a global basis, including the bank's public and private investment portfolios, medium-term and capital financing, and overall asset and liability management. Mr. Heath joined ScotiaMcLeod as treasurer in 1985 and has held progressively more senior positions within risk management.

Andrew Branion

Mr. Andrew H.W. Branion is Executive Vice-President, Chief Market Risk Officer of Bank of Nova Scotia.

Terry Fryett

Mr. Terry Fryett serves as Chief Credit Officer, Executive Vice President of Bank of Nova Scotia effective September 1, 2013. Mr. Fryett has been with Scotiabank for 36 years and is currently Senior Vice President, Global Risk Management overseeing commercial and corporate credit risk in Latin American markets. Mr. Fryett previously held a variety of senior positions in corporate banking in Toronto, Calgary, Houston, New York and the UK. He also served as Senior Vice President and CFO of Global Banking and Markets.

Robin Hibberd

Mr. Robin S. Hibberd serves as Executive Vice-President - Retail Products and Services, Canadian Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia.

Marian Lawson

Marian Lawson serves as Executive Vice-President, Global Financial Institutions and Transaction Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia.

Kimberlee McKenzie

Ms. Kimberlee B. McKenzie serves as Executive Vice President - Information Technology and Solutions of The Bank of Nova Scotia. She is responsible for providing information technology services across the Scotiabank Group. Ms. McKenzie joined Scotiabank in 1986 and has held progressively senior positions in Finance, Integrated Support Services and International Banking. Prior to her appointment to Executive Vice-President in December 2005, Ms. McKenzie was Senior Vice-President, International Banking, responsible for information technology services throughout the Caribbean, Central America and Asia. In 2006, Ms. McKenzie was named to the Top 100 List of Canada's Most Powerful Women by the Women's Executive Network and the Richard Ivey School of Business. Ms. McKenzie has a Bachelor of Science degree (Honours) in Computer Science and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Queen's University, Kingston.

James McPhedran

Mr. James I. McPhedran serves as Executive Vice-President, Retail Distribution, Canadian Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia.

James O'Sullivan

Mr. James O'Sullivan is the Executive Vice President - Global Wealth Management of The Bank of Nova Scotia. James has been with Scotiabank since 1990, with senior leadership roles in Investment Banking, Mergers and Acquisitions, and most recently as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Global Wealth & Insurance.

Stephen Hart

Mr. Stephen P. Hart is appointed to the position of Chief Risk Officer of Bank of Nova Scotia effective September 1, 2013. He has been with Scotiabank for 35 years and was Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer responsible for the global management of credit risk for the Bank, including chairing the key credit committees for Canadian Banking, International Banking and Global Banking and Markets. Mr. Hart previously held a variety of senior positions in the United States and Canada in both origination and credit adjudication in corporate lending. He was a Relationship Manager based in Chicago in the early 1980s, and headed up the Corporate Banking unit in Ontario in the 1990s. Since 1999, he has been in Global Risk Management; initially as Senior Vice President, Corporate Credit, and then as Senior Vice President & Head, Credit Risk, prior to his most recent appointment in October 2008.

Dieter Jentsch

Mr. Dieter W. Jentsch serves as Group Head - International Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Mr. Jentsch is responsible for Scotiabank's Latin American operations, including Central America, and for the Spanish-speaking countries in the Caribbean. He had been Executive Vice President - Commercial Banking, Canada of The Bank of Nova Scotia. He also served as Regional Senior Vice-President, Domestic Branch Banking, Toronto Region, and Senior Vice-President, Canadian Commercial Banking. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture, a Master of Business Administration degree, and a diploma from the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD (European Institute of Business). He is a professional agrologist and a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers. Mr. Jentsch is also a board member of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

Anatol Von Hahn

Mr. Anatol von Hahn serves as Group Head - Canadian Banking of The Bank of Nova Scotia. He had been Executive Vice-President, Latin America of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Mr. von Hahn will be responsible for retail, small business and commercial banking in Canada. Anatol joined Scotiabank in Toronto in 1984 and, over the years, has worked in various positions in both Domestic and International Banking. In 1987, he became Managing Director and Country Head for Singapore. He moved to Chile in 1990 as Special Advisor to the General Manager and Alternate Director of Banco Sud Americano (now Scotiabank Sud Americano), and went to Argentina in 1995 to oversee the Bank’s operations there. He arrived at Scotiabank Inverlat in Mexico in 2000, rising to his most recent role as President and CEO, Grupo Scotiabank, Mexico, in 2003. Mr. Von Hahn has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Concordia University, and participated in the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University. While in Mexico, including Ronald McDonald - Mexico, Young President Organization (YPO) Mexico, and the Finance Committee of the ABC Hospital. He also was the Vice-Chairman of the Mexican Bankers Association from 2005 to 2007.

Nora Aufreiter

Ms. Nora A. Aufreiter serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia since August 2014. she is a former director and leader of McKinsey & Company’s Toronto office, an international management consulting firm. Throughout her 27 year career at McKinsey & Company, she worked extensively in Canada, the United States and internationally serving her clients in consumer-facing industries, including retail, consumer and financial services, energy and the public sector. Ms. Aufreiter holds a B.A. (Honours) in business administration from the Ivey Business School at Western University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Guillermo Babatz

Mr. Guillermo Babatz is an Independent Director of the Company. Guillermo Babatz is the Managing Partner of Atik Capital, S.C., an advisory firm that specializes in structuring financial solutions for its clients. Previously, he was the Executive Chairman of Comisión Nacional Bancaria y de Valores in Mexico from July 2007 to December 2012. Mr. Babatz holds a B.A. (Economics) from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) in Mexico City, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University.

Ronald Brenneman

Mr. Ronald Alvin Brenneman serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. he was Executive Vice-Chairman of Suncor Energy Inc. (an integrated energy company) from August 2009 until February 2010. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Petro-Canada from January 2000 until August 2009. Mr. Brenneman holds a B.Sc. (in chemical engineering) from the University of Toronto and a M.Sc. (in control systems) from the University of Manchester.

Charles Dallara

Mr. Charles H. Dallara is an Independent Director of The Bank Of Nova Scotia. he is the Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Partners Group Holding AG and Chairman of the Americas, based in New York. He has 38 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the Partners Group in 2013, he was the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of International Finance from 1993 to 2013. Previously, he was a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan & Co. In addition, Dr. Dallara has held senior positions in the U.S. Department of the Treasury and with the IMF. He holds a B.A. (Economics) from the University of South Carolina, a Master of Arts, a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy and a Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.

N. Ashleigh Everett

Ms. N. Ashleigh Everett serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. she is President, Corporate Secretary and a director of Royal Canadian Securities Limited whose principal businesses include Domo Gasoline Corporation (a gasoline retailer), Royal Canadian Properties Limited (a real estate and property development company), and L’Eau-1 Inc. (a water purification company). Ms. Everett received her B.A. from Queen’s University and her M.B.A. from the Ivey Business School at Western University.

William Fatt

Mr. William R. Fatt serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. he is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FRHI Hotels & Resorts, which operates hotels around the world. Mr. Fatt has over 30 years of finance, investment, capital markets and international experience. He is currently a member of the board of directors of The Jim Pattison Group Inc. He has a B.A. (Economics) from York University.

Aaron Regent

Mr. Aaron W. Regent serves as an Independent Director of Bank of Nova Scotia since April 9, 2013. Mr. Regent is the Founding Partner of Magris Resources Inc. and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Niobec Inc. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Barrick Gold Corporation from January 2009 to June 2012. Previously, Mr. Regent was Senior Managing Partner of Brookfield Asset Management and Co-Chief Executive Officer of the Brookfield Infrastructure Group, an asset management company, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Falconbridge Limited. Mr. Regent holds a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario and is a member of CPA Ontario.

Indira Samarasekera

Dr. Indira V. Samarasekera, Ph.D., serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. she is President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Alberta and former Vice President, Research at the University of British Columbia (2000-2005). Dr. Samarasekera holds a B.Sc. (in mechanical engineering) from the University of Ceylon (Sri Lanka), a M.Sc. (in mechanical engineering) from the University of California, as a Hayes Fulbright Scholar, and a Ph.D. (in metallurgical engineering) from the University of British Columbia. She is an Officer of the Order of Canada. In 2014, she was named a Foreign Associate of the U.S. National Academy of Engineering, one of the profession’s highest distinctions.

Susan Segal

Ms. Susan L. Segal serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Ms. Segal was elected President and Chief Executive Officer of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas in August 2003. Previously, she was a banker for over 25 years with JPM Chase and its predecessor banks. Ms. Segal received a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and an M.B.A. from Columbia University. In 1999, she was awarded the Order of Bernardo O’Higgins, Grado de Gran Oficial in Chile. In 2009, President Alvaro Uribe of Colombia honored her with the Cruz de San Carlos award and in September 2012, Mexican President Calderón awarded her with the Aguila Azteca, the highest award given to a foreigner.

Paul Sobey

Mr. Paul D. Sobey serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Mr. Sobey is a corporate director and the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Empire Company Limited, a food distributor, real estate and investment company, having served from July 1998 to December 2013. Mr. Sobey received his Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie University, attended the Harvard University Business School, Advanced Management Program in 1996 and is a chartered accountant. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia.

Barbara Thomas

Ms. Barbara S. Thomas serves as an Independent Director of The Bank of Nova Scotia. Ms. Thomas is a corporate director, following retirement from a broad career in brand management and consumer goods. Ms. Thomas was a director and Interim Chief Executive Officer of Ocean Spray Company and served as a director of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, Spectrum Brands, Inc. and The Dial Corporation. Ms. Thomas received her B.A. from the University of Michigan and attended the Total Quality Management Program at Washington University.

Jake Lawrence

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