Samantha Cheung, M.Sc. Eng., P.Eng., MBA, ICD.D
Executive Vice President, Investor Relations Sagicor Financial Corporation Limited
Ms. Samantha Cheung was appointed to the post of Executive Vice President, Investor Relations in September 2018.
She originally trained as a chemical engineer, receiving her B.Sc.Eng. and M.Sc. Eng. from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. In addition, she received her MBA from the Rotman School of Management in Toronto, where she also recently completed the Institute of Corporate Directors program with the ICD.D. designation.
As the Head of Investor Relations, she is responsible for the leadership of the Group Investor Relations function through shareholder engagement and effective collaboration with finance, marketing, communications, legal, risk and lines of business leaders. She is accountable for the development and execution of an investor relations strategy as it aligns with the Sagicor corporate mandate including the effective management of financial communications with various external stakeholders.
Ms. Cheung brings deep experience to this position having been the Head of Investor Relations at Intact Financial Corporation and Genworth Canada. She has almost two decades of experience in finance and capital markets across varied industries, with emphasis on insurance and financial services. Ms. Cheung also held senior level roles at CIBC World Markets in Debt Origination, Derivatives and Investment Banking. Ms. Cheung was recently recognized as 2017 Diversity 50 recipient awarded by the Canadian Board Diversity Council. She is currently the Board Chair for the Oakville Youth Symphony Orchestra and a former Board Treasurer for both Women in Capital Markets and the Canadian Institute of Investor Relations