The Canadian store operations under HBC, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nadira Singh as Chief Financial Officer, effective May 2, 2022. An accomplished, performance-driven executive, Ms. Singh brings more than 15 years of experience in finance, project planning and process transformation to the retailer, with a track record of developing strategies that drive financial and operational excellence. She will report directly to Wayne Drummond, President, Hudson’s Bay.
Wayne Drummond commented, “As we evolve our stores to be destinations of discovery for our customers, I am delighted to welcome Nadira to the Hudson’s Bay team. I know she will be a tremendous leader in helping drive our strategy to deliver results.”
Most recently, Ms. Singh was Vice President, Finance, with Ontario Power Generation. Previously, Ms. Singh held leadership roles with Ernst & Young, leading Financial Account and Reporting, Corporate Governance and Training, and Assurance Services in her time with the firm.
On her appointment, Ms. Singh said, “I am thrilled to be joining Canada’s iconic retail institution, Hudson’s Bay.” She continued, “I am inspired by the work the team has done to transform the in-store experience and look forward to supporting Hudson’s Bay stores across Canada.”
I have over 10 years of experience in the retail industry including expertise in marketing, operations, merchandising, buying, shopping and technology. I am a former senior managing director of The School of Retailing, University of Alberta. My education includes a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from The University of Alberta in Marketing, Certificate in Real Estate and a Diploma in Fashion Merchandising and Buying from LasSalle College, a Canadian private school founded in 1959 by fashion designer Jean-Paul Morin.