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Organizer Women In Capital Markets
Region Americas

The Emerging Leaders Award Program provides high-potential women with a unique and valuable professional development opportunity; positioning them for success in their careers by equipping them to compete for progressively senior roles. This eight-month program offers women with five to ten years of capital markets experience, personal and group professional coaching sessions with our esteemed coaching partner.

The program includes:

• A personal and professional assessment through the globally recognized Facet5 test;
• Group coaching sessions;
• Skill building sessions, including a panel led by senior leaders in the industry;
• Networking opportunities with other mid to senior level female finance professionals;
• Two individual coaching sessions.

Past winners

2021 Recipients

• Ishita Abbott, Manulife Investment Management
• Catherine Bell, CPP Investments
• Maurissa Bell, George Weston Limited
• Kristina Brand, BMO Capital Markets
• Kezia Burke, CIBC Capital Markets
• Gursahiba Chandhoke, Citi
• Abigail Denyer, Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets
• Erica Docherty, RBC Capital Markets
• Kelly Downie, RBC Capital Markets
• Jessica Fu, Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets
• Emma Herron, Imperial Capital
• Cynthia Huang, RBC Capital Markets
• Jacquie Hughes, Manulife
• Judy Hui, IMCO
• Amanda Irwin, Manulife Investment Management
• Jenna Jouppi, BMO Capital Markets
• Sally Kan, OMERS
• Kelsey Keane, National Bank Financial
• Shaguna Khazanchi, TD Securities
• Lilyana Khona, CIBC Capital Markets
• Carmen Lam, TD Securities
• Michelle Lam, TD Securities
• Genevieve LeGresley, CIBC Capital Markets
• Peggy Loa, TD Securities
• Sucharita Mishra, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
• Diana Najjar, BMO Capital Markets
• Monica Nettleton, OMERS
• Avery Opie, RBC Capital Markets
• Genevieve Payette, HSBC Securities
• Lindsay Saldanha, OPTrust
• Bailey Schepikoff, Manulife Investment Management
• Shankeetha Selvarajah, Manulife
• Mary Shannon, Manulife Investment Management
• Leah Stuart, RBC Capital Markets
• Alexandra Szatan, CIBC Capital Markets
• Andrea Topić, National Bank Financial
• Lindsay Wakelin, BCI
• Lily Wong, IMCO
• Cathy Xue, Instar Asset Management
• Liqiao Zhang, CPP Investments