Chair of the Board
A specialist in risk management and also an actuary, Susan Kudzman has recently retired as Executive Vice-President, Chief Risk Officer and Corporate Affairs at Laurentian Bank of Canada. She has previously held the position of Executive Vice-President and Chief Risk Officer at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. In addition to risk management, she was responsible for depositor services, performance calculation and analysis and strategic planning.
Ms. Kudzman is Chair of the Board of Directors of Yellow Pages Limited, a leading digital company in Canada. She is also a member of the Board of Directors, the Human Resources Committee and the Risk Committee of Transat A.T. Inc, a tour operator an airline and tour operator based in Canada. Susan is involved in many community and philanthropic activities, she is Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of the Montreal Heart Institute Foundation.
Ms. Kudzman holds a Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science and the titles of Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA), Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and Certified Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA).