LS&A is a consulting firm that specializes in assisting clients in Canada and internationally with all manner of insurance, pension and banking supervisory issues. In Canada we use our long experience in the industry and as supervisors to help insurers, insurance associations and regulators to resolve the business and policy challenges facing them. Internationally, we provide financial consulting services and training to financial supervisors and assist countries to modernize their financial sector supervisory frameworks. Our main focus is to identify, analyze and provide recommendations to countries to meet international standards and best practices in supervision in the areas of insurance, pensions, banking, capital markets and related laws and regulation in order to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of supervision.
LS&A was formed in 1997, and since then we have completed more than 100 projects for international donors and private clients, in more than 40 countries. We have gained world-wide recognition and reputation in a range of advisory services, including training, capacity building and institutional strengthening.
Lawrie Savage is a Program Leader and member of the Insurance Advisory Committee of the Toronto International Leadership Centre for Financial Sector Supervision. He is also chair of the Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation (the ‘deposit insurance’ equivalent organization for insurer consumer protection in Canada), is a member of the board of ICICI Bank Canada and an Executive Fellow at the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary.