Dee Patterson is a Financial Services executive with over 20 years of experience in diverse industries and geographies.
She is particularly adept at working with clients to solve their most challenging and often complex financial management and financing needs, all towards improving business performance and increasing shareholder value.
Dee's primary focus throughout her banking career has been in serving the business sector. At Scotiabank, she was Managing Director, Corporate Banking and most recently, was VP Corporate Sales, Canada, US and UK, Global Transaction Banking.
Prior to Financial Services, Dee worked in Healthcare, with experience gained within leading Healthcare institutions in Europe, North America and Africa, and had a particular focus on spinal cord injuries and rehabilitation.
Dee is an experienced Director and currently serves on the Board of Prostate Cancer Canada and has served as a Foundation Board Governor at North York General Hospital (2007 – 2016). In her volunteer efforts, she also serves on the Audit and Finance Committee of the Badminton and Racquet Club of Toronto and has acted as Secretary of the PA at the Bishop Strachan School (2013 – 2015).
Dee holds a Masters in Finance from London Business School, an MBA from York University and an undergraduate in Physiotherapy from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Dee is currently enrolled in the Rotman Corporate Director’s program (ICD.D).