Firdos Somji

Investment Partner and LP Advisory Council, Good News Ventures York Angel Investors, Board Director

Firdos is an accomplished global financial services executive and change champion with expertise in driving value through M&A integrations, business transformations, customer experience management and organizational design & efficiency. He has a distinguished career of over 40 years and retired as a senior vice president at Scotiabank’s international banking division, where he progressed through a series of increasingly senior leadership roles in Canada, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. These included leading integrations & divestures, business transformations, operations and shared services management, risk management, compliance, strategic sourcing, network optimization, organizational design and customer facing roles in retail and commercial banking.