Chair, Executive Council

Last modified: 30 June 2015

James O’SullivanJames O’Sullivan

James O’Sullivan is Group Head, Canadian Banking at Scotiabank, responsible for all retail, small business, commercial banking, wealth management and insurance operations in Canada, as well as the bank’s administrative function of shared services.

Mr. O’Sullivan has been with Scotiabank since 1990, and has held senior leadership roles in Investment Banking, Mergers & Acquisitions, Finance and Asset Management. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President, Global Wealth Management.

He holds a Specialized Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics from York University, a Juris Doctor degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business, York University. Mr. O’Sullivan is a past Chair of the Board of Directors at Humber River Hospital.