UK National Cycling Champion Mark Kelly named Lockton Regional Commercial Lead, Asia Pacific
Lockton has named two-time British National Cycling champion Mark Kelly as Regional Commercial Lead for its Asia Pacific division after an extensive talent search. Kelly was hired from Aon’s Health and Benefits Asia Pacific division, and arrives with 12 years’ experience providing strategic advice and relationship management solutions to multinational companies around the globe.
Kelly, who holds 23 British Championship medals in total, won the top spot first in 1996 and then again in 2004. He was a professional cyclist for various teams from 2000 to 2006 before joining Barclays Bank as International Payments Team Manager with Barclays Wealth.
In 2008 he became Corporate Relationship Manager with Zurich Financial Services and ultimately Corporate Savings Manager for Asia Pacific with Zurich’s Corporate Life & Pensions division before being named Asia Director for Reading Room, also in Singapore.
After moving in 2013 to take on the position of Senior Global Benefits Consultant for Aon Hewitt’s Asia Pacific in Singapore, Kelly was ultimately named Aon’s Sales Director, Health & Benefits South East Asia.
He took over as Lockton’s Regional Commercial Lead earlier in March 2016. Kelly holds an International Marketing Strategy Certificate from Cornell University and a certificate in Financial Planning from The Chartered Insurance Institute.