The Canadian Chinese Finance Association (“CCFA”) is an independent and not-for- profit organization established in 2001. It is an organization of finance professionals and scholars in both Canada and China. Current, CCFA has over 3,000 full time members in both countries.
CCFA sees itself as a bridge to facilitate the development of business relations, the discovery of investment opportunities, the promotion of cutting edge financial educations as well as the establishment of world leading regulatory and business practices. Over the last decade, CCFA has taken a leadership role in organizing finance forums, seminars and education workshops in both Canada and China. In addition, partnering with government bodies, major financial institutions and educational organizations, CCFA has hosted numerous delegations and professional exchanges in a wide range of areas. To assist career development, CCFA has pioneered the Finance Student Mentorship Program and has facilitated a number of Career Fairs. As a socially responsible organization, CCFA also devotes its resources to charitable and disaster-relief campaigns.
The Board of Directors and the Advisory Board comprised of leading scholars and senior industry executives provide guidance and oversight to CCFA. The regular operation of CCFA is led by an executive committee chaired by the President. The current President of CCFA is Dianna Zhang, MBA, CFA. She is also a Vice President at the Scotiabank.Mission Statement
The CCFA is governed by the Board of Directors elected during its general membership meeting. Approved by the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee carries out the duty of daily operation and management
Ms. Dianna Zhang (Bank of Nova Scotia)
Luyang Yan, VP, Event Organization
Jin Wang, VP, Sponsorship
Laurent Gang Wu, VP, Education
Cheng Lin, VP, Communication
Yicent Chen, VP, Risk Education
Siyao He, VP, Membership
Dr. Houben Huang (Bank of Montreal)
Risk Study group, Yuan Jun, Yicent Chen. William Yao
风险管理学习小组: 袁俊，陈益龙, 姚小雨