Charles H. Dallara, Ph.D.

Charles H Dallara


Charles Dallara is an Advisory Partner of Partners Group and Chairman of Partners Group Board of Directors, USA, a private market investment and asset management group, based in Switzerland. He has 43 years of industry experience. Dr. Dallara was Chairman of the Americas and a member of the Board of Directors of Partners Group Holding AG until 2019. Prior to joining the Partners Group in 2013, he was the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of International Finance from 1993 to 2013. Previously, he was a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan & Co. In addition, Dr. Dallara has held senior positions in the U.S. Department of the Treasury and with the IMF. He holds a B.Sc. (in economics) from the University of South Carolina, a M.A., a M.A.L.D. (in law and diplomacy) and a Ph.D. from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.

Key Areas of Experience

  • Environmental and social responsibility
  • Financial services
  • Governance
  • Public policy
  • Risk management

Scotiabank Board Details

  • Director since September 23, 2013
  • Member of Audit and Conduct Review Committee and Risk Committee
  • Independent