WCBC Professional Staff Announcement
Western Compensation & Benefits Consultants is pleased to announce that Giovanna Lau has been appointed as the Firm’s Director of Employee Benefits.
Giovanna has over 15 years of experience in the employee benefits industry. Prior to joining WCBC, she was a Principal with Mercer, having advanced through progressively more senior roles during her 10-year tenure.
Giovanna has effectively served local, national and global clients in a wide variety of industries within both public and private sectors and in union and non-unionized environments. Her expertise includes providing advice on plan governance, development of benefits philosophy and objectives, plan benchmarking, plan design for traditional and flexible benefit programs, review of funding methods and financial accounting, competitive insurer marketings, anniversary renewal analysis and negotiations and collective bargaining assistance.
Giovanna has a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from the University of British Columbia and has her Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS) designation, She is also a licensed life agent in BC and Yukon Territory.