Vice President, Business Optimization & Finance Transformation
Jasmine Tehara is the Vice President Business Optimization and WAMFiT at Manulife, where she leads people and process transformations in Operations and Finance, while building the digitization and automation capability for the business. She brings expertise in transformations, and a passion for understanding how technology and a digital labour force impact organizations.
Prior to joining Manulife in 2016, Jasmine held progressive roles at TD in Canada and the US, spanning Personal Banking, Wealth, Asset Management, and Human Resources. Throughout her 18 years at TD, she led a North American Shared Service transformation, built a Centre of Excellence for continuous improvement, led the acquisition of an asset management firm, and delivered large scale people and technology initiatives.
Jasmine is actively involved in the community, currently as a Board member at William Osler Health System. Prior to that, she served for nine years on the Board of Directors at WoodGreen Community Services, one of Toronto’s largest not-for-profit organizations, with four years as Board Chair.