Lawson Foundation Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Founded
  • 1956

  • Professionals
  • 2

  • AUM
  • 00000

  • Commitments
  • 1

Lawson Foundation General Information


Lawson Foundation is a Foundation based in Toronto, Ontario. Established in 1956, it was incorporated to serve the people of Ontario, especially the communities of London and Oakville. The assets of the foundation are managed and governed by an executive management team.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
000000 00000è00
President & Chief Executive Officer
+0 (000) 000-0000 0000
Primary Office
  • 2 Saint Clair Avenue East
  • Suite 300
  • Toronto, Ontario M4T 2T5
  • Canada

Lawson Foundation Commitments (1)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
0000000 00000000 000000 Palamon Capital Partners London, United Kingdom 2017 00000 0000-00-00 00000
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Lawson Foundation Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Lawson Foundation Team (4)

Name Title Office
Marcel Lauzière President & Chief Executive Officer Toronto, Canada
Amanda Mayer Program Director & Chief Operating Officer Toronto, Canada
Karen Pischedda Program Director & Grants Management Toronto, Canada
Karen Shelstad Program Director and Director, Social Finance Toronto, Canada
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Lawson Foundation Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
Barbara Miller Lawson Foundation Chairwoman of the Board of Directors & Member of the Audit, Governance, Investment and Impact Investment Committee 000 0000
Tim Gardiner Lawson Foundation Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors & Chairman of the Investment Committee 000 0000
Wynne Young Lawson Foundation Secretary-Treasurer of the Board of Directors, Chairwoman of the Governance Committee, and Member of the Audit and Investment Committee 000 0000
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