Messages from our leadership

Victor G. Dodig

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Kikelomo Lawal

Executive Vice-President and Chief Legal Officer

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Download CIBC's 2022 Sustainability Report

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 ESG Data Tables (XLS, 101 KB) Opens in a new window.

Our ESG strategy

Building integrity and trust

We maintain transparency by providing regular progress updates about our ongoing commitment to sustainability.

Our service commitment to you

To our suppliers

Creating access to opportunity

We build partnerships to support equitable and resilient communities, creating inclusive opportunities for all.



Community and Sponsorship

Financial literacy

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Accelerating climate action

We address climate change with sustainable solutions to invest in a low carbon future and deliver measurable outcomes.

Environmental sustainability

Net-zero ambition

CIBC Climate Centre

ESG highlights from 2022

Renewable energy


in North America for renewable energy financings 



women in Board-approved executive roles (Global)

Climate action


target year to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from our operational and financing activities

Employee experience


employee engagement score 

Community investment


invested in community organizations globally

Credit authorizations


in new or increased credit authorizations to small and medium-sized enterprises (Canada)



people of colour in Board-approved executive roles (Global)

Sustainable finance


in sustainable finance activities 

Any questions about sustainability?