Matthew Lombardi

Head of External Talent Solutions, BMO Financial Group

Matthew has 20 years in the Financial Services, starting his career with the launch the mbanx BMO’s first digital bank. While focusing his time on retail banking, his passion for serving the Customer allowed him to hone his skills on product and program development that had the highest impact on deepening client relationships. His career at BMO spans diverse areas across the bank: Retail Banking, Product Development, Change & Business Integration, Project Management, Learning and Global Workforce Solutions. He is currently Head of External Talent Solutions, a high performing team of consultants focused on the acquisition, governance and management or all external talent and suppliers across BMO. When he is not focused on bringing the right talent, from the right place at the right time to the Bank of Montreal, Matthew spends most of his free time at either at the rink, baseball field, dance studio and or piano lesson. He believes behind every great player or performer, is the parent(s) that dedicated themselves to each practice and game no matter what. His personal moto, if you’re always in control, you’re not going fast enough.