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Yousry Bissada

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Yousry Bissada, President and Chief Executive Officer

Yousry Bissada was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Home Capital Group on August 2, 2017. Mr. Bissada has more than 30 years of financial services experience focused on the mortgage industry and is a member of the Home Capital Group Board of Directors.

Most recently, prior to joining Home Capital, Mr. Bissada served as President and CEO of Kanetix Ltd., an insurance and financial products digital platform. Mr. Bissada has held many senior executive roles across the financial services and fintech industry in Canada. Mr. Bissada was named Chief Financial Officer of FirstLine Trust Company in 1989, a leading mortgage services company focused on product development, securitization structures and non-branch origination channels. FirstLine Trust was acquired by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and Mr. Bissada was named Vice President of Servicing Operations for CIBC Mortgages and FirstLine. In 1999, Mr. Bissada was named Senior Vice President of Real Estate Secured Lending Products at TD Canada Trust, overseeing one of Canada's largest mortgage businesses. In 2000, Mr. Bissada was named President and CEO of Filogix, a B2B software and service provider to the mortgage industry, where he served until 2007.

Mr. Bissada has also held numerous roles on the boards of companies in the mortgage industry. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Bissada served as Chairman of two mortgage lenders, Canadiana Financial Corp. and Paradigm Quest Inc. From 2007 to 2009, he served as a director on the Board of Street Capital Financial Corp. He also served on the Board of Directors of Equity Financial Holdings Inc. from 2014 - 2017 prior to joining Home Capital Group.