Business Advisory Council (BAC)

Chris Fowler

Chris Fowler

President and CEO

CWB Financial Group
Edmonton, AB


Areas of responsibility: Executive management, strategy

Years with CWB Financial Group: 25

Career history: Has served at CWB in roles with increasing responsibility since 1991, including, commercial account management (1991-1995), credit risk (1995-2008), and joined the executive team in 2008 as Executive Vice President, Banking, and then President and Chief Operating Officer

Education: Master of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of British Columbia

Community involvement: Member of the Canadian Bankers Association’s Executive Council, director with the Art Gallery of Alberta’s board of directors, trustee with the University Hospital Foundation’s board of trustees and campaign cabinet member with the United Way of Alberta Capital Region