EVP, Technology and Operations, and CIO
National Bank of Canada
Julie Levesque holds the position of EVP, technology, and operations, and CIO at the National Bank of Canada. She takes accountability for executing the technology strategy for the bank, delivering all projects and initiatives, and overseeing daily operations and back-office functions. As the EVP of technology and operations and CIO, Julie Levesque manages a demanding role, drawing on her three years of experience in the position, applying skills and methods acquired throughout her career in the tech and financial services sectors. Her commitment to building strong, capable teams and embracing risk over complacency speaks to the persistent challenges faced by women in the industry, despite some improvements.