Christine Bergeron

As President and Chief Executive Officer of Vancity, Canada's largest community credit union, Christine believes that banking plays a vital role in developing a healthy society - building the well-being of people and, at the same time, ensuring the long-term sustainability of the communities in which they live and work.

Prior to becoming CEO, Christine held several senior leadership roles within Vancity, serving as Vancity's Chief Member Services Officer, leading the Member Experience & Community Engagement division.

Christine's achievements in fostering community impact, social justice and environmental sustainability have earned her accolades from Business in Vancouver magazine, which included her in its 2007 "Top 40 Under 40" list. In 2012, the Association of Women in Finance gave her the Rising Star award, and in 2017 Clean50 awards recognized her for her dedication to sustainability.

Christine chairs the Board of the Women's Enterprise Centre, is a board member of Aviso Wealth, and is on the Board of Governors for the Business Council of B.C. Christine also represents North America on the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative's Banking Board.