Ms. Susan Kudzman is an actuary and retired from her position of Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer and Corporate Affairs of the Laurentian Bank of Canada until 2018. Previously, she was Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.
Ms. Kudzman is currently chair of the Board of directors of Yellow Pages, and has been a member of the Board since November 2014. Since September 2018, she is a member of the Board of directors of Medavie, a health company and insurer, and a member of its Audit and Risk Committee and Human Resources Committee. Previously, she was a director of AtmanCo, where she was also a member of the Audit Committee.
In addition, she was a member of various organizations and associations, including the Grands Ballets canadiens de Montréal (from 2000 to 2015) and Quartier international de Montréal (from 2006 to 2013). She has been Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of the Montréal Heart Institute Foundation since 2012 as well as member of the Board of Directors of the Festival du nouveau cinéma.
Ms. Kudzman holds a Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Sciences from Université Laval (1984) and the titles of Fellow, member of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (FCIA) (1987), Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) (1987) and Certified Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA) (2009).