Susan L. Segal

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Susan Segal was elected President and Chief Executive Officer of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas in August 2003. Previously, she was a banker for over 25 years with JPM Chase and its predecessor banks. Ms. Segal received a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and a M.B.A. from Columbia University. In 1999, she was awarded the Order of Bernardo O’Higgins, Grado de Gran Oficial in Chile. In 2009, President Alvaro Uribe of Colombia honoured her with the Cruz de San Carlos award and in September 2012, Mexican President Calderón awarded her with the Aguila Azteca, the highest award given to a foreigner.

Public Company Directorships:

  • MercadoLibre, Inc.

Scotiabank Board Details:

  • Director since December 2, 2011
  • Member of Corporate Governance Committee (Chair) and Risk Committee
  • Independent
Indira V. Samarasekera

Key Areas of Experience:

  • Capital markets
  • Financial services
  • Governance
  • Public policy
  • Risk management