A picture of Ms. Marie Mullally, Chair FCPA, MBA, ICD.D

Ms. Marie Mullally, Chair FCPA, MBA, ICD.D

Marie is the President & CEO of CUA, a full-service banking institution that serves over 20,000 individuals and small businesses across Nova Scotia, a position she has held since 2011. Prior to this role, Marie was the President & CEO of the Nova Scotia Gaming Corporation (NSGC), a Provincial Crown corporation, for ten years. Under her leadership, NSGC became a recognized world leader for innovative responsible gambling programs.

An alumnus of Dalhousie University, Marie holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Business Administration degrees, finishing first in her class. She received the Fellow Chartered Accountants designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia, and was named Chartered Accountant of the Year in 2008. Marie has also been recognized as one of the Top 50 CEOs in Atlantic Canada and holds the Certified Director’s designation from the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD).

In addition to her work, Marie is an active volunteer in the community. She has provided leadership on a number of private, not-for-profit, and public sector boards, which included the Atlantic Lottery Corporation, Maritime Provinces Higher Education and the Responsible Gambling Council of Canada. Marie currently serves as Chair of the Council of Chairs of the Canadian Airports Council, Vice Chair of Nova Scotia Business Inc., and is also a director of FICANEX, the second largest ATM exchange network in Canada.