Ben Stuart is the Head of Growth & Transformation and Chief Marketing Officer at Bank of Montreal. Prior to joining Bank of Montreal, Ben held CMO roles at Surescripts and Sutherland Global Services. While at American Express, he was Vice President of Advertising and Global Agency Relations. Prior to American Express, he spent 10 years at the Charles Schwab Corporation, where he was Senior Vice President of Brand and Digital Marketing, creating and leading the company-wide “Talk to Chuck” marketing effort. Mr. Stuart started his advertising career as an Account Manager with BBDO in Prague helping launch the Pepsi brands in former Czechoslovakia. Ben has more than 20 years of experience growing businesses within regulated industries and managing complex marketing programs in both B-to-B and B-to-C contexts.