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Co-CEO (Interim) and Chief Delivery Officer

Jude Pinto, as Payments Canada's Co-CEO (Interim) and Chief Delivery Officer, brings more than 30 years of experience in senior- and executive-level leadership positions within the financial services sector. He has successfully led business transformation and innovation nationally and internationally. As the payment systems that underpin Canada’s financial ecosystem continue to evolve, Jude is responsible for strategically leading large-scale delivery programs to support Payments Canada’s vision for a Canadian payment ecosystem that is resilient, inclusive and enables fair competition as the foundation of Canada’s thriving economy. Jude works alongside Payments Canada business and technology experts, members, stakeholders, and regulators to deliver these complex programs.

Prior to Payments Canada, Jude led JPintoAdvisory Inc., providing executive and industry advisory services related to payments and banking, strategic planning, digital transformation and performance optimization to evolve businesses alongside payment modernization. Previous to JPintoAdvisory, Jude held a variety of roles at CIBC, including President INTRIA Items Inc., Technology, Innovation & Infrastructure, Chief Information Officer, CIBC First Caribbean and Senior Vice President, Retail Operations, Global Operations.