CIBC welcomes new director to Board

TORONTO, April 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Charles Sirois, Chair of CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: 
CM) is pleased to announce the election of Kevin Kelly to the CIBC Board of 
Mr. Kelly is a Corporate Director with more than 30 years experience in wealth 
and asset management in Canada and the U.S. He was Lead Director of the 
Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) from 2010 to 2012 and Commissioner from 
2006 to 2010. Career highlights for Mr. Kelly include holding the position of 
President and Chief Executive Officer of Bimcor, Inc., President of Fidelity 
Canada and President of Fidelity Brokerage Company in Boston. Mr. Kelly also 
served as President and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Wellington West Capital 
Mr. Kelly is a Past Director and Chair of the Foundation for Educational 
Exchange between Canada and the United States of America (the Fulbright 
Scholarship Program). 
CIBC is a leading North American financial institution with approximately 11 
million personal banking and business clients. CIBC offers a full range of 
products and services through its comprehensive electronic and mobile banking 
network, branches and offices across Canada, in the United States and around 
the world. 
Jason Patchett, Investor Relations, 416-980-8691, Anu Shrivats, Investor  
Relations, 416-980-2556, or Mary Lou Frazer, Investor and Financial  
Communications, 416-980-4111 
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