Element Financial has appointed Karen Martin as treasurer. The appointment will take effect on 4 September 2012.
Martin joins the Canadian equipment finance company after serving in various senior management, treasury and finance positions at a number of private and public financial services companies over the past 25 years, including eight years at Xceed Mortgage, where she was president and chief financial officer (CFO). Prior to joining Xceed, Martin served in a number of management and treasury positions with Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.
Martin holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from the University of Western Ontario, is a certified management accountant (CMA) and a certified financial analyst (CFA) and has earned the professional independent director designation (ICD.D) from the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) and the University of Toronto’s Joseph L Rotman School of Management.
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