“Our actuarial team is managing new and increased embedded value analysis, risk management activities and other business related demands. Lauren’s leadership will be crucial to ensuring that our team successfully meets these challenges”
Canfield joined The Standard in 2006 and has held actuarial positions in The Standard’s commercial mortgage division and the corporate actuarial team. Most recently, as senior director of Corporate Actuarial, she’s had a significant impact on the expansion of interest rate risk management and implementation of associated hedging strategies at The Standard.
In her new role, Canfield will provide actuarial consultation and insight to other areas of the business, including financial and capital planning, investments and other key product lines across the organization.
“Our actuarial team is managing new and increased embedded value analysis, risk management activities and other business related demands. Lauren’s leadership will be crucial to ensuring that our team successfully meets these challenges” said Sally Manafi, vice president and corporate actuary at The Standard.
Canfield earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and music at the University of Portland. She is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.
About The Standard
The Standard is a leading provider of financial products and services, including group and individual disability insurance, group life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, group dental and vision insurance, absence management services, retirement plans products and services and individual annuities. For more information about The Standard, visit www.standard.com.
The Standard is the marketing name for StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., and its subsidiaries: Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Mortgage Investors, Inc., StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc., StanCorp Real Estate, LLC, and StanCorp Equities, Inc.