Mark Fowler

Pension and Insurance Specialist

Mark is a professional actuary who, prior to entering the consulting field, has held senior positions with the government of Canada in respect of the supervision of life insurers and pension funds.  As Director General of the Pension Benefits Division of OSFI from 1987 to 1996 he was head of pension supervision for the Canadian government.  He has also held senior positions with the federal government in the supervision of the life insurance industry in Canada.  He has been consulting since 1996.  In the international field Mark is particularly interested in the development of public policy and modernization of supervisory techniques in the pension and life insurance fields.  He has carried out a number of assignments with Lawrie Savage & Associates in the field of life insurance and pension reform.  Mark is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.