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Ian Laughlin appointed as a Principal of PFS Consulting

PFS Consulting Principal, PFS Consulting - Ian Mclaighlin, Professional Financial Solutions 1

Ian is a former Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) Deputy Chair, and has had more than 40 years’ experience in the finance and insurance industry. He has held a range of senior executive and board positions in Australia, the United Kingdom and Hong Kong. Most recently, he was the chair of ANZ-owned OnePath Life Insurance and OnePath General Insurance; chair of ANZ Lenders Mortgage Insurance; and chair of the advisory board at Blackhall and Pearl. Ian currently chairs the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Forum for APRA-regulated entities.

John Newman, managing director, PFS Consulting, said, “PFS Consulting is thrilled to have a professional of Ian Laughlin’s calibre and standing join us. Ian brings a unique perspective to PFS Consulting. In addition to his extensive executive and board experience, he has also been a very senior regulator. Ian will provide PFS Consulting clients with an unmatched level of expertise and insights, helping them deal with the requirements of a post-royal commission world and measurably improve their own performance.”

Ian Laughlin was awarded Actuary of the Year 2018 by the Actuaries Institute, the peak professional body for actuaries in Australia, and was also awarded Distinguished Fellow by the International Association of insurance Supervisors in 2016.

Ian Laughlin said, “My main areas of interest are risk management and governance. I have been fortunate to have deep experience in these areas from three perspectives – as a senior executive, as a regulator and as a non-executive director.

“I look forward to bringing this experience to help PFS Consulting clients successfully navigate their way through the many challenges they face in the current environment.”

To learn more about how PFS Consulting can help you with these issues, contact Ian Laughlin today.