Rotary Club of Willowdale

Economic Update

Economic Update
May 24, 2018 6:30 PM
Dr. Warren Jestin
Economic Update

Dr. Warren Jestin, Ph.D. served as the Chief Economist of Scotiabank. Dr. Jestin has been with Scotiabank since 1979.

He served as Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets, Research Division until March 1, 2016.

He has worked at the Bank of Canada and taught at several Canadian universities.

Dr. Jestin is Economist-in-Residence, College of Management and Economics, University of Guelph and has served on advisory boards for the University of Guelph and the Sobey School of Business at St. Mary's University.

He served as Chairman of Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation.

He has been a Director of Vineland Research and Innovation Centre since September 2013.

Dr. Jestin has been a member of the C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council and been involved with policy committees of the Canadian and Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the Toronto Board of Trade.

As Chair of Scotiabank's Sponsorship and Donations Committee, Dr. Jestin works closely with a wide variety of charitable institutions