Amy Bruyea, Home Trust Company (Canada)

senior vice president of human resources

Passionate about people and the power of employee engagement, Amy Bruyea-Cherny believes that “a diverse and empowered workforce is more innovative, inspired and ultimately more creative in driving corporate strategy and business results.” Before joining Home Trust in 2017, Bruyea-Cherny was the senior vice president of operations at Paradigm Quest, where she led underwriting and servicing teams across Canada. She credits her success to the network of powerful and supportive industry leaders she has surrounded herself with throughout career. With her track record of creating strong corporate culture coupled with her mortgage experience in lending and servicing, Bruyea-Cherny led the cultural transformation at Home Trust, which has been key to the company’s HR strategy in finding and retaining talent,” a colleague says. She is a respected senior leader who acts as a trusted advisor to the board and is a sought-after advisor and mentor to many of her executive colleagues. Named a CMP Women of Influence in 2019, Bruyea-Cherny, champions female equality in the workplace and is also a caring volunteer.