Ms. Leslie Reid

Ms. Leslie Reid is Vice President, Business Support and Internal Controls, International Banking, The Bank of Nova Scotia (Canada) with responsibility for the strategic support and implementation of projects that strengthen internal controls effectiveness and reduces operational risk, working in partnership with country leadership in the Spanish and English Caribbean, Central America, and Uruguay.


Mrs. Reid’s career started with The Bank of Nova Scotia (Canada) in 1987 in Retail Banking. She has held numerous positions including senior roles in Canadian Banking before joining International Banking in 2005. She moved to Puerto Rico in 2010 to lead the integration of the acquisition of RG Premier Bank into Scotia Bank de Puerto Rico. Since returning to Canada in 2012, she has held leadership roles in Integration and Change and Operations and Shared Services. She holds an M.B.A. in Business Administration from Dalhousie University