Lynda Sullivan is an Executive Vice-President and Group Chief Accounting Officer at Manulife Financial, where she is responsible for Manulife’s accounting, financial planning, business analysis, external reporting and disclosures. Manulife is Canada’s largest and one of the world’s largest insurance companies, operating in over 20 countries and territories.
Ms Sullivan represents the HUB Global Insurance Group, a group of international insurance companies providing co-ordinated input to the IASB, on the IFRS Advisory Council.
She is a member of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board Insurance Accounting Task Force and was previously a member of the Board of Directors—Group of North American Insurance Enterprises (2009–2012). She was previously at Crown Life and KPMG.
She is an FCPA, FCA and CPA (Illinois), and holds a B.Math.