Brendan King is Senior Vice-President, International Banking, The Bank of Nova Scotia (Canada) with responsibility for Scotiabank’s personal, commercial, wealth management and insurance operations in all countries in the Spanish and English Caribbean, Central America, Uruguay and Thailand and also the Bank’s investment in Bank of Xian, China.
Mr. King’s career started with The Bank of Nova Scotia (Canada) in 1990 in Commercial Banking. He has held numerous positions including senior roles in the Cayman Islands, Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas. In 2004 he joined the Asia Pacific region as Country Head for Greater China and led the Thanachart Bank investment in 2007 and the acquisition of Siam City Bank in 2010 where he became SVP & Deputy CEO of the combined bank, Thailand’s 5th largest.
He holds an M.B.A. in Finance and International Banking and a B.A. Business & Economics from York University, Toronto, Canada.
Scotiabank Board Details
Director: Scotia Group Jamaica Limited (SGJ) since August 5, 2016 and The Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited (BNSJ) since August 5, 2016
Deputy Chairman: SGJ and BNSJ since March 8, 2017
Member: BNSJ Executive & Enterprise Risk Committee