Rita Achrekar joined the QuadReal Property Group Board of Directors in September 2022.
Rita currently serves on the boards of ICICI Bank Canada, Farm Credit Canada and Canadian Investor Protection Fund. She is an Executive in Residence at the Global Risk Institute in Financial Services where she is involved in research and education in areas of emerging risks. She has also been a board member of Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and Scotia Commodities Inc.
Rita brings over 30 years of experience in global capital markets, risk management, governance and business transformation. She was previously Senior Vice President, Global Risk Management at Scotiabank. Prior to joining Scotiabank, Rita held various senior roles with American Express Bank and ING Bank.
Rita holds a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. She holds the ICD.D (Institute of Corporate Directors) designation and has also completed the Advanced Management Program at the Wharton Business School.