Karen is Head of Equity Product Marketing and EES Sales for Scotiabank. In her current role, she leads the sales team for Scotiabank’s Electronic Execution Services, and is responsible for client relationship management and sales across Scotiabank’s Equity platform. Formerly, she was Head of Canadian Prime Brokerage Sales for Scotiabank. Karen began her career at UBS Securities in Toronto and Boston and held a variety of positions (Equity Sales Trader, Equity Research Associate Analyst and Investment Banking Analyst).
She has engaged in dialogue with clients, peers, and exchange/ATS’s regarding Canadian trading trends, market structure issues and regulatory developments for over 10 years. She recently completed a board term on the Institutional Equity Traders Association (Toronto), is a member of WCM and Scotiabank mentorship programs.
Karen holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Engineering from Queen’s University.