Scotiabank Appoints Shawn Rose as Executive VP Digital Banking

Shawn Rose has stepped into a newly created global role to lead Scotiabank's enterprise-wide digital transformation.

Scotiabank, a Canadian international bank and financial services provider, announced today that it has appointed Shawn Rose into a newly created position – Executive Vice President, Digital Banking.

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Rose has over 20 years experience in digital transformation and product management in globally complex and fintech organisations. Most recently, he served as a group chief product officer at, and previously as CTO and Vice President of Core Platforms at Pearson LLC.

Shawn will help us capitalise on the momentum generated thus far in our digital transformation.

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In this role, Rose will create and lead an integrated global, enterprise-wide digital banking team to accelerate the transformation of the bank’s global retail banking operation, and build on the momentum that Scotiabank has generated in its digital transformation in the last 12 months.

Brian Porter, Scotiabank’s president and CEO, commented: “We have made tremendous progress on our digital strategy over a short period of time. Shawn will help us capitalise on the momentum we have generated thus far in our digital transformation and build out a fully integrated global Digital Banking Team.”

Rose will create a team that will partner with business units across Canada and in key international markets to build on the digital momentum already under way. The team will be responsible for driving the innovation agenda, building digital sales and marketing capabilities and improving customer experience and operational efficiency.


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