‘Finding the Courage to Step Out of Your Comfort Zone, Trudy Fahie, President & CEO Walmart Canada Bank & EVP Financial Services – October 1, 2015
Distinguished Speaker Dinner Series, ‘Finding the Courage to Step Out of Your Comfort Zone’ – October 1, 2015 with Trudy Fahie
Thank you to everyone who joined us on October 1, 2015 to hear Trudy Fahie, President & CEO Walmart Canada Bank & EVP Financial Services.
Finding the Courage to Step Out of Your Comfort Zone
Some of the best career opportunities result from having the confidence to apply proven skills in new and unfamiliar ways. Find out how Trudy Fahie, Walmart Canada Bank CEO, navigated uncharted territories along her career journey in Retail and Financial Services.
Trudy Fahie is the president and chief executive officer of Walmart Canada Bank. In this role, she oversees the company’s growing catalogue of financial services offerings. Trudy was responsible for developing the strategy for Walmart Canada to expand into the financial services space, including creating and gaining regulatory approval for Walmart Canada Bank.
Trudy began her career at Walmart Canada in 2006 as vice-president, financial services. Prior to this, she served as vice-president, financial services at American Express. Trudy’s executive experience also includes 10 years with the wealth management division at CIBC. Her last role there was as president, CIBC Trust and head of global private banking where she led a global team across Canada, the Caribbean and Asia.Prior to her time in the Financial Services industry, Trudy held various management roles in retail with Hudson’s Bay.
Trudy currently sits on the Board of Directors for Walmart Canada Bank.She is a graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and holds the Institute of Corporate Directors Designation.
The dinner was held at the Safari Lodge at the Calgary Zoo, 1300 Zoo Rd NE, Calgary, Alberta.