January 10, 2008 11:00 ET

New CEO at SaskCentral

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Jan. 10, 2008) - A new Chief Executive Officer has been announced for the trade association and umbrella organization for Saskatchewan's 66 credit unions.

The Board of Directors of SaskCentral is pleased to announce the selection of Ken Anderson as the new CEO of SaskCentral.

Mr. Anderson had been Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President Finance/Strategic Investment Management for SaskCentral since January 2005. He held a variety of positions since he joined SaskCentral in 1998. Mr. Anderson holds degrees in Mathematics and Law from the University of Saskatchewan. He has a unique blend of education, business and practical competencies gained through a diverse combination of work, training and volunteer experience.

President of the Board Gordon Lightfoot said, "The board conducted a comprehensive search process, and we are pleased with our decision regarding Ken Anderson. We look forward to his leadership for the Saskatchewan credit union system."

Mr. Anderson replaces Sid Bildfell, who announced last year he would be retiring effective January 5, 2008.

A biography for Ken Anderson can be viewed here:

A photo of Ken Anderson can be viewed here:

Contact Information

  • SaskCentral Communications
    Dale Johnson
    (306) 566-1439
    Cell: (306) 539-2607
    SaskCentral Communications
    Ian Monteith
    (306) 566-1525