CWB announces the appointment of Mary Filippelli to the Board

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 28, 2020 – Canadian Western Bank (TSX: CWB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary Filippelli to CWB’s Board of Directors effective August 1, 2020.

Ms. Filippelli has extensive experience in financial services, both in Canada and globally. She was previously Vice-Chair of Deloitte Canada and a member of Deloitte’s Leadership, Banking and Risk Executive and Clients & Industries Management Committee. She served as the Group Audit Director at Lloyds Banking Group in the United Kingdom and spent over two decades with KPMG Canada, including as Partner and National Industry Leader, Financial Services. Ms. Filippelli holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Ryerson University, and the Chartered Professional Accountant designation.

“On behalf of my fellow directors, I would like to welcome Mary to CWB’s Board,” said Robert Phillips, Chair of the Board. “Her extensive experience and deep financial industry knowledge will be an excellent addition, and we look forward to her valuable contributions.”

 

For Further Information Contact:

Chris Williams
AVP, Investor Relations
CWB Financial Group
Phone: 780-508-8229
Email: [email protected]