Stephen Sparkes Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Portfolio
  • 1

Stephen Sparkes General Information


Mr. Stephen Sparkes serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Enterprise Platforms at Scotiabank. He is an Angel Investor. He serves as Advisor at Team8. He was appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer and Enterprise Platforms in November 2023. In this role, he is responsible for the development of Enterprise Infrastructure, as well as IT and Cyber Risk strategies, systems and procedures. He joined Scotiabank in 2021 as Chief Information Security Officer and SVP Information Security and Control, and has more than 30 years of experience in leadership roles in technology infrastructure, application development, IT and operational Risk, and Cybersecurity. Prior to Scotiabank, he was Managing Director and Head of Cybersecurity Technology at Bank of America, as well as Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, where he was CTO for Investment Banking, CIO of Technology and Information Risk, and Head of the Technology and Data Philanthropy Committee. He is a strong advocate of the necessity of cybersecurity and resilience across the industry and has delivered numerous presentations on topics such as ethical AI and emerging technological threats. He serves on the executive board of FS-ISAC, a member-driven, not-for-profit organization that advances cybersecurity and resilience in the global financial system, as well as being active in the Canadian cyber community.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Stephen Sparkes Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
GridMarkets 07-Oct-2014 00000 (00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000

Stephen Sparkes Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Stephen Sparkes Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Stephen Sparkes Angel Investor 0 New York, NY

Stephen Sparkes FAQs

  • Who is Stephen Sparkes?

    Stephen Sparkes is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is Stephen Sparkes?

    Stephen Sparkes is an angel investor.

  • What does Stephen Sparkes do?

    As an angel investor, Stephen Sparkes invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Stephen Sparkes invested in?

    Stephen Sparkes has invested in GridMarkets within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

  • What has Stephen Sparkes invested in recently?

    Stephen Sparkes's latest investment was on 07-Oct-2014 in GridMarkets, a company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

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