TORONTO, Cananda – BCE executive Martine Turcotte has been appointed to the CIBC board of directors, the bank announced Tuesday.
The addition of Turcotte increases the board at CIBC (TSX:CM) to 17 members including five women.
Turcotte is vice-chairwoman for Quebec at BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE) and Bell Canada.
She is also a director of Empire Company Ltd. (TSX:EMP.A), Sobeys Inc., Bell Aliant Inc. (TSX:BA) and Bimcor Inc.
CIBC is one of Canada’s largest banks with 11 million personal banking and business customers.