Swanzy Quarshie, CFA

Director, Energy Sales Specialist, Global Banking and Markets, Scotiabank

(En français)

Swanzy Quarshie is an advocate for diversity and a member of Scotiabank’s Black Employee Network and Women in Capital Markets. Since joining Scotiabank, she has worked to promote and support the Bank’s culture of diversity and inclusion by being a strong advocate for and role model to women and people of colour across the Bank and with clients. Knowing firsthand the important role sponsors and mentors play in opening doors for career development, Swanzy pays it forward by connecting talented individuals with hiring managers and through her work with Scotiabank’s Global Banking and Markets Co-op Internship program. As a mentor, she encourages women to pursue opportunities in areas of the Bank traditionally dominated by men. Swanzy has been profiled by Women of Influence and featured on panels and presentations for the Canadian Association of Urban Financial Professions, Women in Capital Markets, and the Black North Initiative.