Equitable Trust, a provider of first mortgage financing, has announced the appointment of Randy Nanek as CFO, effective December 5, 2007.

Most recently Mr Nanek was CFO of President’s Choice Financial. He previously held senior management positions at TD Bank Financial Group and RBC Financial Group. Mr Nanek was holds a bachelor of commerce from the University of Manitoba and received his chartered accountant’s designation in 1985.

Andrew Moor, president and CEO, of Equitable Trust, said: I am delighted to welcome Randy to his new position. With Randy’s knowledge and experience, he will be able to provide valuable insights into ways of building the business for the benefit of our customers and shareholders.