Atanaska Novakova

Senior Vice President, TD Life and Health Insurance, TD Bank Group

As Senior Vice President of TD Life and Health Insurance, TD Bank Group, Atanaska Novakova leads the credit protection, life and health and travel insurance businesses within TD.

Atanaska has held increasingly senior roles at TD, including several years with TD’s Wealth business in Product Development, CFO for Wealth and SVP, COO for Wealth. Prior to her current appointment, she was the SVP and CFO of Canadian Retail segment supporting Canadian Personal Banking, Business Banking, Wealth and Insurance. Prior to joining TD in 2007, Atanaska built a multi-year career in corporate finance and financial advisory services.

Over the last several years, Atanaska has been a member of the Diversity Leadership Committee and the Women in Leadership Committee. She volunteers her time for a number of community-based initiatives and has actively supported the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC), Junior Achievement Canada and Career Edge.

Atanaska holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and Economics with Honours from McGill University. Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her family, as well as reading and traveling.