HSB Canada welcomes Lasith Lansakara and Lynn Waddell as Officers


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    HSB Canada is pleased to announce the officer appointments of Lasith Lansakara and Lynn Waddell.

    Lasith Lanskara

    Lasith Lansakara has been appointed Vice President, Client Solutions and Innovation for  HSB Canada.

    Lasith leads client-focused innovation and engagement for new solution development and adoption. He acts as an innovation facilitator within HSB Canada to support achieving its growth and development objectives and oversees the New Solutions and Digital Distribution practices.

    Lasith has over 10 years’ experience in the insurance industry, most recently with a leading global consulting firm as Senior Manager and National Commercial Insurance Practice Leader. Prior to this, he was Head of Research and Consulting and managed revenue and profitability across multiple lines of business. 

    Lynn Waddell

    Lynn Waddell has been appointed Vice President, Finance for  HSB Canada.

    Lynn has been leading HSB Canada’s IFRS 17 implementation program since 2018. Lynn provides financial leadership and guidance to the business and is building Finance department capabilities to support current and future business needs and transformation activities.

    Lynn joined HSB Canada with international and Canadian experience in finance, treasury, and project management in industries including consumer goods, energy, and insurance. Prior to joining HSB Canada, Lynn held senior roles in captive insurance management and insurance brokering.


    For media inquiries please contact:
    Silvana Martins
    Silvana Martins
    Media Contact
    HSB Canada
    390 Bay Street Suite 2000 Toronto, ON M5H 2Y2

    HSB Canada, part of Munich Re, is a multi-line specialty insurer and provider of inspection, risk management and IoT technology services. HSB Canada’s insurance offerings include equipment breakdown, cyber risk and other coverages. HSB blends its engineering expertise, technology and data to craft inventive insurance and service solutions for existing and emerging risks posed by technological change. Throughout its 150-year history HSB’s mission has been to help clients prevent loss, advance sustainable use of energy and build deeper relationships that benefit business, public institutions and consumers. HSB holds A.M. Best Company’s highest financial rating, A++ (Superior). Connect with HSB Canada on LinkedInTwitter and Facebook.


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