Chris Manning

Executive Vice President, Global Business Payments

Chris Manning


Chris Manning was appointed Executive Vice President, Global Business Payments in September 2023. In this role, Chris is responsible for Scotiabank’s global payments vision and strategy, including the oversight of wholesale deposits and cash management service and sales, trade finance and correspondent banking for business banking customers. He was appointed Senior Vice President of Global Business Payments in 2020 before being promoted to his current role.

Chris joined Scotiabank in 2007 in our Roynat Capital business, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Bank. Since that time, he has held progressively senior roles across International Corporate & Commercial Banking, Canadian Commercial Banking and Global Risk Management. Most recently, as Senior Vice President, Canadian Retail and Small Business Risk and Chief Risk Officer, Tangerine, Chris led portfolio risk strategies and adjudication operations for the Bank’s Canadian consumer businesses. 

In 2020 Chris was appointed Chair of the Board of Junior Achievement Central Ontario. Chris was recognized with a 2022 Women in Capital Markets Champions of Change Award for his leadership in advancing equality in the Canadian finance industry and fostering a culture of inclusion across Scotiabank. He holds an MBA from Queen’s School of Business.