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Steven M. Lessack Group President, International Operations

Steve Lessack brings more than 30 years of experience in the title insurance industry to his role as group president, international operations.

As president of the Canadian division of Stewart Title Guaranty Company, he is responsible for determining the company’s direction and business strategy in Canada with his executive team. Since 1996, Stewart has experienced unprecedented growth in Canada under his leadership, garnering nearly 40% of the market.

As Chief Executive Officer of Stewart Title Limited, Lessack also oversees Stewart’s business activities throughout the United Kingdom, Europe and Australia. He is responsible for identifying opportunities, building the business and establishing operations in these and new markets.

Lessack attended California State University in San Bernadino. His experience in the title insurance industry has established his strong leadership reputation among his peers, and he is recognized for his ongoing support of lawyers being part of the real estate process, with title insurance companies providing value-added protection and security. Lessack previously owned and operated an independent agency in New York, which was later acquired by Stewart.