BETHESDA, MD – Nov. 5, 2012 – Alberto Nunez has become chairman of the
Association for Financial Professionals of Canada (AFPC). Nunez was elected by
the AFPC membership to serve a two-year term.
Nunez was formerly the Vice-Chairman and Treasurer
of AFP of Canada and has been a member of both AFP of Canada and the Society of
Canadian Treasurers since 2005.
At IAMGOLD, Nunez is responsible for corporate
finance, bank relationships, capital structure planning, financial risk
management and insurance. Alberto has held several senior treasury and finance
roles in a variety of industries including telecommunications, energy,
aerospace and consumer services. He holds an MBA, is a member of the Society of
Management Accountants of Canada and has over 20 years of progressive financial
management experience with publicly traded multinational corporations.
Along with a new chairman, the association also
announced a new slate of officers and directors.
Chairman: Alberto S. Nunez, CTP, Treasurer, IAMGOLD
Vice Chairman and Treasurer: Robert Key, CTP
(CD), Director, Treasury Operations, Research In Motion Limited
Vice Chairman and Secretary: Rashid Maqsood, Vice
President Treasury, Rexel Canada Electrical, Inc.
Winston Cummins - Director, Operational Accounting,
lululemon athletica inc.
Johanne Gauthier, CTP - Director – Treasury and
Corporate Finance, The CSL Group Inc.
Anne Marie Gill – Treasury & Credit &
Collections Specialist, Stantec Inc.
Yale Loh - Vice President & Treasurer, Capital
Robert Stanley- Vice President & Treasurer,
Samuel, Son & Co., Limited
Kerry Biggs - Vice President, Finance at GCT Global
Container Terminals Inc.
See full biographies on www.afponline.ca/board
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treasury certification programs, networking events, financial analytical tools,
training, and public policy representation to legislators and regulators. AFP
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