C. J. Gavsie, BMO Global Head Foreign Exchange & China Capital Markets

C. J. Gavsie, BMO Global Head Foreign Exchange & China Capital Markets

GavsieC.J. Gavsie was appointed Global Head of Foreign Exchange Products & China Capital Markets in April 2012. In this role, he has responsibility for the global foreign exchange operations of BMO Capital Markets in Canada, the United States, Europe and China. C.J. joined BMO Capital Markets in 1996. In 2005, he was appointed Head of Canadian FX Sales with responsibility for covering BMO’s corporate, institutional and mid-cap client base as well as BMO’s Personal and Commercial banking division. In 2009 C.J. assumed responsibility for BMO’s FX initiative in China and Hong Kong, managing business development opportunities and growth strategy. C.J. currently serves on the BMO Capital Markets Executive, Management, and Performance Committees, and on the Bank of Canada’s Canadian Foreign Exchange Committee. He is a co-chair on the Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA) RMB working group, a cabinet member of the United Way’s Major Gifts Campaign, and is on the leadership advisory board for W.I.S.E. (Women in a Supported Environment) group. C.J. holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Ottawa and is a graduate of the Directors Education Program of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD).