Walter A. Pavan, CPA, CA

Joined the Board in October 2020.

An executive with over 30 years of experience in the Canadian financial services industry. Began his career with The Bank of Nova Scotia in 1988 and took on various roles including Chief Financial Officer of the Asset Management division (Scotia Asset Management L.P.) and it’s Mutual Fund Securities Dealer (Scotia Securities Inc.).  During this time he obtained an in-depth understanding of finance, operations, mutual fund regulations, investments, compliance, risk mitigation practices and fund accounting of a large asset management complex.  He served as a member of the Board of Directors of several Bank of Nova Scotia entities including Scotia Asset Management, Dynamic Investment Fund, Luxembourg and Scotia Securities Inc.

Holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Laurentian University. Became a Chartered Accountant in 1985.