Mr. Mills is the Senior Vice President, Treasury Market and Liquidity Risk Management at CIBC responsible for the risk management of the treasury, insurance and pension businesses. Previously at CIBC he was Vice President, Market Risk Management. Mr. Mills was a Senior Derivatives Trader at Kaupthing Singer & Friedlander, London, England. He was Head of Derivatives Trade at Nationwide Building Society in Northampton; Director, Private Fund Manager at Annex Capital Management, London; Associate Director, Equity Derivative Trading at UBS Warburg, London; Head of Fixed Income Trading – Asia at BMO Nesbit Burns/Bank of Montréal; and was a chartered accountant at KPMG Peat Marwick, London.
Mr. Mills has a Bachelor of Commerce and Finance (Honours) from the University of Toronto. He has a Certificate in Quantitative Finance, is a Chartered Financial Analyst and is a Chartered Accountant (FCA).