Wilfred Jimmy – WJ Strategic Partnerships

Wilfred Jimmy is a registered citizen of the Thunderchild First Nation located in Saskatchewan he is proud of his first nation heritage, Wil respects his culture and traditions and has learned to balance life between his cultural in a corporate environment.

Wilfred has business experience gaining this knowledge during his career in the financial industry in senior roles, during his career with CIBC he was the Manager of Aboriginal Banking for Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. During this time Wilfred gained the valuable knowledge of how to navigate between the two cultures of Indigenous and corporate. Wilfred’s belief is that the two cultures can enhance each other and create opportunities for the first nation people that will allow equal participation in the world of business.