Gillian Noble is the Chief Operating Officer for BMO Insurance and BMO Global Asset Management. In this role she is accountable for driving the strategy and driving operational efficiencies for both businesses. Gillian joined BMO in December of 2004 and since then has held numerous progressive roles in Corporate Finance, Corporate Strategy and Wealth Management Headquarters, including Head of Transformation for the North American Customer Contact Centre.  She was appointed COO BMO Insurance in September 2018 and having supported GAM on an interim basis since 2019, and her role was formally expanded in July 2020.

Prior to joining BMO, Gillian worked at PriceWaterhouse Coopers as a Management Consultant and was part of a small team that launched a new natural gas retailer in South Western Ontario during the deregulation of the natural gas industry. 

Gillian holds a BBA (Honours) from Wilfrid Laurier University, received her MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business and holds a professional accounting designation (CPA-CMA). 

Gillian is also the Executive Sponsor of BMO’s Employee Resource Group, BMO Alliance for Women.