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Dean Haacker
Board Role:  At-Large
CTO, CIBC Bank USA

Dean is currently Chief Technology Officer for CIBC Bank USA, a Chicago-based bank that provides tailored commercial, wealth management, personal and small business financial solutions as well as cross-border banking services to clients with North American operations.  He leads the development of new products, processes and standards to support corporate strategies; manages the daily performance of all technology services and related service providers; and serves clients and enables growth through new technology services and operations excellence.

Dean has delivered more than $3 billion in business value for leading companies in the high tech, consumer goods and financial services industries.  He was previously CTO for Nielsen, led the Office of the CIO at Motorola and drove strategic programs for Hewlett-Packard.  Dean is a distinguished graduate of Arizona State University and has been an advisor to the Center for Information Systems and Technology Management at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana.