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Sarah A. Morgan-Silvester, O.B.C. (Chair of the Board)

Sarah Morgan-Silvester

Ms. Morgan-Silvester is a Corporate Director. She has a background in financial services and was previously EVP, Personal Financial Services and Wealth Management of HSBC Bank Canada, and President and CEO of HSBC Trust Company (Canada). She currently serves on a number of boards including as the Chair on the Board of Directors of Grosvenor Americas, and as a member on the Board of Directors of British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. and Grant Thornton LLP. She served in the past as Chancellor of the University of British Columbia, Chair of Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, Chair of BC Women’s Hospital and Health Centre Foundation and as a director of ENMAX Corporation, the C.D. Howe Institute, the Vancouver Foundation, and Family Services of the North Shore. Ms. Morgan-Silvester received a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from the University of British Columbia and is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers. She also holds a Human Resources and Compensation Committee designation from the Directors College. Ms. Morgan-Silvester was a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, Association of Women in Finance Lifetime Achievement Award, Influential Women in Business Lifetime Achievement Award, WXN’s Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 award and has been appointed to the Order of British Columbia.

Board Committees
Audit, Governance and Conduct Review, Human Resources, Risk

Director Since
2014

Independent