National Bank today announced the appointment of Michael Denham to the newly created position of Vice-Chairman, Commercial Banking and Financial Markets. He will join the Bank on September 7. As part of his mandate, Mr. Denham will contribute to the success of businesses of all sizes in Canada. He will also act as a strategic advisor to management.
Mr. Denham has over 30 years of experience at a variety of
organizations and was President and Chief Executive Officer of the
Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) from 2015 until recently.
Previously, he directed AquaTerra Corporation and served in a number
of leadership roles at various consulting firms, including Accenture
and CGI. Mr. Denham is a graduate of Princeton University and the
London School of Economics.
"Michael plays a key role in the Canadian business community. His extensive experience, leadership skills and knowledge of the corporate world will be huge assets for National Bank," said Laurent Ferreira, Chief Operating Officer at National Bank.