MRS. JACQUELINE SHARP
Mrs. Sharp was appointed President & CEO of Scotia Group Jamaica Limited effective September 1, 2013. She was also appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company and its leading subsidiary The Bank of Nova Scotia Jamaica Limited effective September 1, 2013.
Mrs. Sharp joined Scotiabank in December 1997 and over the past 15 years has held progressively senior roles in the areas of Treasury, Finance, Private Banking, and Insurance. She held the position as General Manager of Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Company from 2003 to 2009 and in September 2009 she was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Group. In April 2011 Mrs. Sharp assumed additional responsibilities as Chief Administrative Officer and in April 2013 was appointed Executive Vice President, CFO, and CAO.
Mrs. Sharp holds a Bachelor of Science (Bsc) degree with honors in Accounting from the University of the West Indies, is a CFA Charter Holder, and has successfully completed the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examinations.
She serves as a member of the Boards of Scotia Investments Jamaica Limited, Scotia Jamaica Building Society (effective September 1, 2013), Scotia Asset Management (Jamaica) Limited, and Scotia Jamaica Microfinance Company Limited.