Michael Zerbs

Michael Zerbs

Michael Zerbs
Executive Vice President, and Co-Head Information Technology, Enterprise Technology, Scotiabank

As Executive Vice President and Co-Head of Information Technology, Enterprise Technology at Scotiabank, Michael has shared responsibility for the advancement of Scotiabank’s technology strategy and for the oversight of the broader Information Technology function in support of the Bank’s business strategy. His mandate is to advance Scotiabank’s capability to develop, operate and protect the infrastructure, systems and applications that support all businesses and corporate functions globally.

Prior to joining Scotiabank in 2014 as Senior Vice President & Head, Risk Management Information Technology, Michael held senior positions in IT, including President and Chief Operating Officer at Algorithmics and Vice President, Risk Analytics at IBM.

Michael holds a Master of Science in Social and Economic Sciences in Commerce, a Master of Business Administration in Finance and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Economics.

Michael is married and has three children.


International Economic Forum
of the Americas
2075 Robert-Bourassa Blvd.
Suite 1701
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2L1 Canada

Telephone: 514 871-2225
Toll-free phone: 1 866 865-2225
Fax: 514 871-2226