People: ICS TRUST Builds in Canada with Banking Executive George Van Vliet

“More than ever, Canadian companies face significant opportunities in Asia, and are asking ICS TRUST to help them expand their presence in China and elsewhere,” said Elizabeth L. Thomson, president and chief executive officer of ICS TRUST. “To serve this growing demand by Canadian businesses for international technical and trading expertise, I am pleased to welcome George Van Vliet, a senior international banker, as our new business and trade representative in Canada.”


Van Vliet brings to ICS TRUST more than 35 years of leadership and practical experience with Canadian and international banks. He specialized in international trade finance, foreign exchange trading and treasury management at TD Bank, Bank of Montreal, and HSBC, and held a number of senior management positions including National Sales Manager-Trade Finance, Head of North American Trade Processing Operations and Head of Global Treasury Operations.

Van Vliet is charged with expanding ICS TRUST’s services to Canadian companies by providing strategic and tactical support for law firms, banks and businesses that are establishing business or trade with China or other Asian countries. Based in Toronto, he will be working closely with ICS TRUST specialists in Hong Kong to further expand the presence of ICS TRUST in Canada.
Van Vliet can be contacted in Canada at (416) 402-9634 or by email at


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