PLENARY: Innovation in Canadian Banking

For 10 years, Dave Mowat has been the President & CEO of ATB Financial, which, with assets of more than $46 billion, is Alberta’s largest, provincially based financial institution.   

Over the last three decades, Dave has shaped and been shaped by every aspect of the banking world: venture capital markets, credit, retail, corporate, investments, and banking tied to each sector of the Alberta economy, including, notably, the digital transformation of each of those sectors. 
Dave and ATB have received numerous awards during his time at the helm including taking top honours as Glassdoor’s highest ranked CEO in 2016.
In 2015, Dave was named chair of the Alberta Royalty Review panel. Dave has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia and also served VanCity credit union as its CEO before joining ATB.