Darren Walton

HR Chief Operating Officer, HSBC Canada

Darren Walton is the Human Resources Chief Operating Officer for HSBC Canada, a subsidiary of HSBC Holdings plc, and the leading international bank in the country.

In his role as Human Resources Chief Operating Officer, Darren is responsible for the performance of HR Services and managing financials, risk controls, governance and change activities. Darren is an experienced process, governance and transformation leader, motivated by the desire to deliver exceptional customer service.

Darren joined HSBC in 2004 and is based in Vancouver. Darren has held a variety of positions across the bank in Canada, including IT Quality and Help Desk Operations, IT Relationship Management, Regulatory & Compliance Change Portfolio Manager and Head of Risk Transformation.

I’m excited to participate in the discussion on the challenges all companies are facing today; an extended period of remote working and reimagining how, where and when we work in the future.