Mr. Sanjeev Mittal is a seasoned banker with over 28 years of banking experience in progressive Senior roles with some of the largest Indian (SBI), European (BNP Paribas & ING Vysya) & presently Canadian (Scotia Bank). Mr. Mittal joined Bank of Nova Scotia (Called Scotiabank) in October 2011, and under his leadership Scotiabank was rated as ‘Best Bank in its category’ by leading business magazine Business Today in 2012 and again in 2013. During 2014, he led the change in the Bank to align their Indian operations to GBM – Global Banking & Markets, in order to benefit the clients from expertise the bank has in this segment. Over the last 2 years, together with his team, he has been positioning the Bank as ‘Go to Bank’ for Canadian clients operating in India OR Indian clients wanting to do business in Canada.
An engineer by qualifications from Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT) Roorkee – he has been an active member of ICBC (Indo Canada Business Chamber) for past 4 years, was on the board of MRC (Mumbai Regional council) for one year and has taken over as National President since September 2017. Scotiabank is the largest Canadian bank operating in India, currently with 3 branches in Delhi, Mumbai, & Bangalore. In addition, we are the largest importers of gold into India having received recognitions by various Gems & Jewellery promotion bodies for successive years.