Strategy & Corporate Development at CIBC
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Cheryl is a strategy professional with 8 years of financial services experience across disciplines, including investment banking, corporate finance, and sales & trading. At CIBC, Cheryl works with executives to develop corporate strategies for the bank’s Capital Markets and Retail lines of businesses. Cheryl is also responsible for identifying and assessing organic and inorganic growth opportunities for CIBC, including areas related to innovation (e.g., blockchain, digital banking, fintech partnerships).
Prior to CIBC, Cheryl was a member of Evercore Partners’ Asia Investment Banking team in Hong Kong, where she advised on local and cross-border M&A transactions. Prior to Evercore, Cheryl advised clients on refinancings, recapitalizations, and restructurings with Deloitte’s Capital Advisory Group in Toronto. Cheryl began her career at J.P. Morgan’s Pension Advisory Group in New York, where she advised clients on funds in the alternative assets space (i.e., private equity, venture capital, hedge funds).