Tracy Garrad

CEO of Aviva Canada

Tracy joined Aviva in October 2023 as CEO of Aviva Canada. She is a member of the Group Executive Committee reporting to Aviva Group CEO, Amanda Blanc.

Tracy has had a distinguished career holding senior roles in the financial services, insurance and healthcare sectors. Most recently she was CEO of AXA’s UK Healthcare businesses (formerly AXA PPP). Prior to that she was CEO of HSBC’s Channel Islands and Isle of Man business, following a four-year tenure as the CEO of First Direct Bank.

A passionate Inclusion advocate and activist, Tracy was named in the Top 20 HERoes Women role Models 2021 and 2022. She served as a Member on the UK City of London Socio Economic Diversity Taskforce during 2021/22. Tracy currently sits on the Boards of the Insurance Bureau of Canada and Équité Association.  She is also a Non-Executive Director of The London Stock Exchange plc.

Tracy was honoured with the Freedom of the City of London in August 2022 for her service and commitment to improving diversity in business.

You can download a photograph of Tracy from Flickr.

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