Thomas C. O'Neill


Key Areas of Experience:

  • Accounting and finance
  • Digital, technology and information security
  • Financial services
  • Governance
  • Risk management

Thomas O’Neill is Chairman of the Board of Scotiabank. He is the retired Chair of the Board of PwC Consulting. Mr. O’Neill was formerly Chief Executive Officer of PwC Consulting, Chief Operating Officer of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Global, Chief Executive Officer of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Canada, and Chair of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Price Waterhouse Canada. He holds a B.Comm. from Queen’s University and is a chartered accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario). In September 2013, Mr. O’Neill received the ICAO Award of Outstanding Merit from CPA Ontario, which is CPA Ontario’s highest honour.

Public Company Directorships:
  • Loblaw Companies Limited (lead director)
Scotiabank Board Details:
  • Director since May 26, 2008
  • Member of Audit Committee (designated financial expert), Corporate Governance Committee, Risk Committee and Human Resources Committee
  • Independent