CHRISTINE CANNING

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CHRISTINE CANNING

Head of Global Delivery, BMO

Christine Canning was appointed as head of Supplier Relationship Management at BMO in January 2020. In this role she is responsible for defining standards and systems to drive strong supplier performance. providing tools, connections, and insights to enable strong supplier relationships.She also manages several key enterprise supplier programs which build the value of BMO’s 3rd-party relationships over time. Her mandate includes BMO’s supplier diversity program, focused on increasing the strength of the bank’s supply chain by ensuring it reflects the diversity of the communities we serve – work which has doubled the amount that BMO spends with diverse-owned suppliers over the last 2 years.

Prior to her role as Head of Supplier Relationship Manager, Christine spent 3 years in BMO’s front-line, as head of Divisional Operations for Southwestern Ontario and Regional VP for the Brantford-St Thomas market. During this time Christine was a strong advocate for the work BMO does as the Bank for Women as a frequent speaker at and participant in events supporting women’s businesses in her market.

Christine holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management and an Honours Bachelor of Music Therapy from Wilfrid Laurier University.