Director, Mining Specialiast Institutional Equity Sales, Scotiabank
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)
Bonita To joined Scotiabank in 2018 as Director of Mining Specialty Sales, after working at TD Securities in the same role for two years prior. Before both her roles in institutional equity sales, Bonita had over 15 years of experience in mining equity research at TD Securities, Canaccord Capital and Merrill Lynch Canada. Over the last two years, she has been focused on ESG in mining investing, working closely with over 20 Canadian institutional investors in understanding how ESG plays a role in investment decisions. Bonita established the first mining ESG-dedicated session at Scotiabank’s annual mining conference in 2019, co-moderated mining panels at Scotiabank’s annual ESG conference, participated in industry panels on the topic and worked with several mining companies on ESG-dedicated marketing. Bonita was named Top Gun Mining Specialty Sales by Brendan Woods International in 2017, 2019 and 2020.