Crosswater Partners offers a unique combination of: Substantive Knowledge, Agility, Responsiveness, Effectiveness and A Personal Approach to Partnering with Clients.

Facilitation of Strategy

“Strategy isn’t complex but it is hard.”  The knowledge and skills required to solve problems, formulate strategic direction, and successfully implement business plans often exist within organizations…

Organizational Alignment

Crosswater Partners offers a unique blend of substantive technical business knowledge and experience (e.g. finance, strategy, marketing, etc.) combined with the softer skills required for effective Organizational Alignment…

Leadership Development

Every organization is unique and each operates within a distinctly different environment from the next.  By definition, generic, off-the-shelf programs by themselves do not necessarily achieve a positive…


Our Clients

  • OMERS (Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System)
  • IIROC (Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada)
  • CIBC (Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce)
  • Northbridge Financial
  • BIS (Bank for International Settlements – Switzerland)
  • EDC (Export Development Corporation)
  • BMO (Bank of Montreal)
  • FCIB (First Caribbean International Bank – Barbados)
  • DFAIT (Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade)
  • CUCC (Credit Union Central of Canada)
  • Alberta Conservation Association
  • Pollution Probe


Kevin Yousie


Kevin is President of Crosswater Partners, a company he established in 1997.  He helps senior leaders and boards deliver value to investors, customers, members and employees through facilitation of strategy, enhanced organizational alignment and leadership development.  Specializing in the the financial services sector, his clients are diverse and have included Fortune 500 companies, international banks, pension funds, insurance companies, brokers, regulators, credit union organizations, government departments, and not-for-profit organizations.