Linda Seymour

Linda Seymour

Linda Seymour

Group General Manager, President and Chief Executive Officer, HSBC Bank Canada

Linda Seymour was appointed Group General Manager, President and Chief Executive Officer for HSBC Bank Canada effective September 2020. She is a member of the Board of HSBC Bank Canada and is Chair of the Board of HSBC Asset Management (Canada) Limited.

Linda began her career in Commercial Banking, and has held a number of progressively senior roles at the bank, including: Executive Vice President and Head of Commercial Banking; Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking, Ontario Region; and Chief Operating Officer, Wealth and Personal Banking.

Linda is active in the community as a member of the Business Council of Canada and the Business Council of British Columbia. She served a number of years as Executive sponsor for HSBC Bank Canada’s Balance Network, which focusses on providing advice, guidance and support in the recruitment, development and engagement of a gender-balanced workforce.

She was named to the Women’s Executive Network (WXN) Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada in 2015.

Linda has a Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie University. She has also completed the High Impact Leadership programme towards earning the INSEAD Certificate in Global Management.