Mike Pedersen, the former President and CEO of TD Bank
Mike Pedersen is a Corporate Director who serves on the boards of CGI Group, AtkinsRéalis,
and Nature Conservancy of Canada. He is also Chair of the Advisory Committee of the Intact
Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo and a member of the Global Risk
Institute’s Sustainable Finance Advisory Committee.
Mike was Chair of the Board of the Business Development Bank of Canada from 2018 to 2023.
Prior to that he was President and CEO of TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, a top ten
bank in the United States. He held senior leadership roles in financial services around the world
for 35 years and is a former Chair of the Canadian Bankers Association.
Mike has a long and ongoing involvement with charitable organizations focused on nature, the
environment, and social services.
He graduated from University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and
from University of Toronto with a Master of Industrial Relations degree.
Mike lives in Toronto with his wife Martha. They have three grown children.