Peggy Van De Plassche
VP Innovation Engagement CIBC
As VP Innovation Engagement at CIBC, Peggy Van De Plassche and her group lead the charge on external partnerships and innovation management. A finance professional by trade, she started working in technology 15 years ago, before Fintech was cool or even a word. Prior to joining CIBC, Peggy worked at CGI and BMO, started a couple of FinTech ventures, invested in tech companies, and consulted for large organizations & startups.

Peggy holds a M.Sc. and a B.B.A. from Ieseg School of Management, and is a CFA Institute member. She has been involved in the community as a board member, head of committee and volunteer for several non-profits.