President and Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Moor joined the Company as President and Chief Executive Officer and a Director in March 2007. Under Andrew’s leadership, total assets under management have grown to $29 billion. Since 2007, he has worked with Equitable’s senior management team to: lead the organization through the financial crisis of 2008, build a significant national business in single family lending, establish Equitable as a major participant in the Canada Mortgage Bond program and launch a number of new products including a HELOC, accessible by a Visa Card and a High Interest Savings Account. Andrew led the conversion of The Equitable Trust Company into a Schedule I Bank, Equitable Bank, in 2013.
Andrew joined Wood Gundy Inc. in 1987 and was a Managing Director in the private equity division of CIBC before joining SMED International, one of CIBC’s investee companies, in 1996 as CFO and before being promoted to President. After SMED was acquired in 2000 for approximately $300 million, he was backed by private equity investors to become President and CEO of Invis Inc. He built Invis to become Canada’s largest residential mortgage brokerage and the business was acquired by HSBC in 2005.
Andrew is a Chairman of the Trust Companies Association, a Director with Sleep Country Canada, where he Chairs the Human Resources and Compensation Committee, and a past Chairman of the Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP). He also serves as a member of the Executive Committee of the Canadian Bankers’ Association and as a member of the Smith School of Business, Advisory Board at Queen’s University.
Andrew graduated from University College London in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. He earned his Master’s in Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in 1987.