MONTREAL, July 21, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank is proud to underscore the presence of Ricardo Pascoe, Executive Vice-President – Financial Markets, among the 10 most influential Hispanic Canadians, an awards program presented by the Canadian Hispanic Congress and the Hispanic Business Alliance.
"National Bank is very proud to see one of its senior executives recognized as one of the 10 most influential Hispanic Canadians, as we are committed to promoting diversity," said Louis Vachon, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Bank. "The excellent performance that the Financial Markets sector records year after year is directly correlated to the strong and inclusive leadership of Ricardo Pascoe. His many accomplishments have allowed National Bank to consolidate its current preferred position in the Canadian capital markets industry."
"I am honoured to be included among the winners, individuals who all contribute, each in their own respective field, to Canada's vitality," stated Ricardo Pascoe. "I share this recognition with the Bank and with my team. Its commitment to excellence translates into an exceptional client focus that is renewed every day, and sustained performance in every respect."
Ricardo Pascoe's extensive financial markets experience was acquired in the major markets of London and New York. During his career, he has held various strategic positions within international financial institutions that are specialized in capital markets, derivative products and portfolio management.
Since 2009, the 10 most influential Hispanic Canadians recognizes outstanding community members from across Canada. The program has now 90 winners in 7 provinces.
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