Scott Lefkowitz

Partner, Actuarial
Scott J. Lefkowitz is a Partner and head of the Melville, New York office of the Actuarial Practice of Oliver Wyman. He specializes in all lines of property/casualty insurance and is regarded as an expert in the area of workers' compensation. He is currently the managing consultant for a variety of clients, including state regulatory authorities, regulators, public entities, insurance companies and industrial firms.

Since joining Oliver Wyman in 1993, Scott has provided a broad range of actuarial consulting services to property and casualty insurance companies, investors, brokerage firms, government entities, self-insured corporations, self-insured groups, and state insurance departments.  The services provided include:

  • Rate studies
  • Risk retention studies
  • Captive feasibility studies
  • Profitability studies
  • Reserve analyses
  • Self-insured funding studies
  • Litigation support
  • Expert witness testimony. 

Prior to joining Oliver Wyman, Scott was an Actuarial Manager at the National Council on Compensation Insurance.  His responsibilities included many aspects of Workers Compensation ratemaking and reserving, as well as research activities dealing with the overall Workers Compensation system.  Scott was also responsible for estimating the cost impact of legislative activity and reform, assisting in the preparation of expert witness testimony for several state rate filings, and the peer review of state rate filings.  Scott began his actuarial career at Milliman and Robertson where his responsibilities included preparation of rate and reserve analyses for a number of insurance coverages.

Scott is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a member of the American Academy of Actuaries, and a Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries.