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Jude Pinto named INTRIA President

Financial services veteran will succeed Barclay Cornell next month

MISSISSAUGA, ON, January 16, 2018 – Jude Pinto has been appointed INTRIA’s next President, effective February 1, 2018. Mr. Pinto succeeds Barclay Cornell who was recently appointed to another senior executive role at CIBC.

"I am honoured to lead INTRIA and am looking forward to working with our clients and employees as we continue to build on our leading cheque image, payment services and currency management platform,” said Mr. Pinto.

Mr. Pinto has a broad-based business background with 29 years in the Canadian Financial Services industry. Prior to joining CIBC, he held a variety of audit, technology and finance roles within the Desjardins-Laurentian Financial Group for six years. In 1995, Mr. Pinto joined CIBC Insurance and was appointed Chief Financial Officer/Chief Administration Officer (CFO/CAO) in 1999. In 2000, he was appointed Vice-President -CFO/CAO for the Direct to Consumer Banking unit, followed by the role of Vice-President, Multi-Channel Integration.

Mr. Pinto’s transition to operations leadership began in 2002 when he assumed responsibility for operational risk groups within Retail Markets, and in 2005 assumed additional responsibilities leading the Retail Operations Business Transformation and Support team. A year later, he was appointed Senior Vice-President of Retail Operations, and in 2013, was appointed CIO & Managing Director Technology, Operations and Corporate Services at CIBC FirstCaribbean (FCIB) .

Mr. Pinto has an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University. He is a Certified Management Accountant and has a Masters of Business Administration from the Rotman School of Business, University of Toronto. His focus on operational excellence, technology-based transformation and continuous improvement to enhance client experience, will be an asset as he returns to Canada to take on responsibility for leading INTRIA, as well as CIBC’s Retail Operations team.


INTRIA Items Inc. (INTRIA) provides integrated payment processing, including Remote Deposit Capture solutions, and Currency Management services to a wide range of clients in the financial, telecommunications, government and retail sectors. Over400 million items are processed annually through a tightly integrated national network of highly secured processing centres optimized for digitized workflow. Established in 1996 and headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, INTRIA is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), a leading North American financial institution with 11 million individual, small business, commercial, corporate and institutional clients in Canada, the U.S. and around the world.

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Laura Burns, Senior Consultant, Communications