Group Executive Committee
Group Executive Committee

Interim Group Chief Executive

Mark FitzPatrick CA

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Mark was appointed Interim Group Chief Executive Officer on 1 April 2022, having previously served as Group Chief Financial Officer since joining the Board in July 2017. Mark is also Chief Operating Officer, a position he has held since July 2019 . 

Mark has a strong background across financial services, insurance and investment management, encompassing wide geographical experience relevant to the Group’s key markets.

Mark previously worked at Deloitte for 26 years, building his industry focus on insurance and investment management globally. During this time, Mark was Managing Partner for Clients and Markets, a member of the executive committee and a member of the board of Deloitte UK. He was a Vice Chairman of Deloitte for four years, leading the CFO Programme and developing the CFO Transition labs. Mark previously led the Insurance & Investment Management audit practice and the insurance industry practice.

Mark is also a Director of Prudential Services Limited and Pulse Ecosystems Pte. Ltd, which are wholly owned Prudential subsidiaries. Mark is co-Chair of the Prudential Diversity & Inclusion Council and the Chair of the Group ESG Committee. 

 

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Group Chief Financial Officer

James Turner FCA FCSI FRM

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James is the Group Chief Financial Officer, having previously served as Group Chief Risk Officer since joining the Board in March 2018 and Group Compliance Officer since July 2019.
 
Having held senior positions at Prudential for over a decade, James has a wide-ranging understanding of the business and draws on previous experience across internal audit, finance, risk and compliance, as well as technical knowledge and skills, relevant to his role.
 
James joined Prudential as the Director of Group-wide Internal Audit and was appointed Director of Group Finance in September 2015. James relocated to Hong Kong in August 2019. 
 

Group Human Resources Director

Jolene Chen

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Jolene is the Group Human Resources Director and Chief Human Resources Officer for Prudential Corporation Asia. She is also a member of the Prudential Corporation Asia Executive Board and a Councillor of Prudence Foundation, the community investment arm of Prudential in Asia.
 
Jolene has more than 30 years’ experience, including eight as Chief Human Resources Officer for Prudential Corporation Asia. Prior to joining us she spent over 21 years with multinational companies in a variety of resourcing, organisational design, talent management, learning and development and human resources roles.

Group Chief Risk Officer and Compliance Officer

Avnish Kalra CA

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Avnish was appointed Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer in April 2022. He previously held the position of Chief Risk Officer of Prudential Corporation Asia since July 2018 and was responsible for regulatory compliance, risk management and corporate governance across all of the Group’s Insurance and Asset Management businesses in Asia and Africa.  He joined Prudential in August 2014. 
 
Prior to joining Prudential, Avnish was the Asia CRO for Aviva for six years and has also worked at Bank of America for 14 years in various capital markets trading and risk roles across Asia. Avnish is a Chartered Accountant by training, having worked with PWC in India and Ernst & Young in Dubai.
 

Managing Director, Strategic Business Group

Solmaz Altin

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Solmaz is Managing Director of the Strategic Business Group covering India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia and Africa.

Solmaz joined Prudential as Group Strategic Transformation Officer in May 2022, bringing with him 25 years’ experience of leading business change and growth in the financial services industry.

His most recent role before joining Prudential was as Regional CEO, Asia-Pacific at Allianz, where he was responsible for improving its footprint and substantially increasing its operating profit, as well as establishing new insurance and asset management entities in China. He focused on driving change and enabling the business to accelerate its growth.

As Strategic Business Group Leader, Solmaz is also accountable for our Digital and Technology functions. From new products and solutions for our customers, to how we serve our existing customers faster and better through our multi-channel models, Solmaz is driving the business transformation critical to how we continue to accelerate our customer delivery and strengthen our customer engagement platforms, including Pulse.

 

Managing Director, Strategic Business Group

Lilian Ng

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Lilian is Managing Director of the Strategic Business Group covering China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She is also responsible for Agency and Banca, Customer Analytics and Insights, and Brand and Marketing.

Lilian is Chief Executive, Insurance, responsible for our Group-wide customer, distribution and marketing strategy and deployment of solutions across our network of insurance businesses, driving business performance in the digital world to deliver customer ambitions and success. She has also been accountable for the corporate governance of the local business units, legal and government relations. She is the chairperson for Prudential Hong Kong, Prudential Singapore, Prudential Thailand, Pulse Ecosystem; a director for Prudential Malaysia, Prudential Vietnam, Citic Prudential and PruBSN; and shareholder representative for Prudential Indonesia.

Lilian has been part of the Prudential family for over 20 years and has held a range of leadership roles, including PCA Chief Operating Officer, Insurance for six years. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

Chief Executive Officer, Eastspring

Seck Wai-Kwong

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Wai-Kwong is Chief Executive Officer of Eastspring Investments Group, responsible for growing the business, deepening investment capabilities and expanding Eastspring’s client base.

Prior to joining Eastspring in April 2019, Wai-Kwong had been CEO Asia-Pacific for State Street Bank & Trust since 2011. He joined State Street from the Singapore Exchange, where he was Chief Financial Officer for eight years. He held senior-level positions in the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC), Lehman Brothers and DBS Bank.

Wai-Kwong is a board member of GIC and serves on the Board Risk and Audit Committees. He is also chairman of the Investment Committee and a Trustee of the Singapore Police Force’s pension fund. He chairs the Future Leaders Council at the Wealth Management Institute and is a member of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology’s Business School Advisory Council.

Managing Director, Strategic Business Group, and CEO, Prudential Assurance Company Singapore

Dennis Tan

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Dennis is Managing Director of the Strategic Business Group covering Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. 

Dennis has been CEO of Prudential Singapore since March 2020. He is also Deputy President in the Life Insurance Association’s Management Committee, Council Member at IBF Singapore, Multilateral Healthcare Insurance Committee Member at Ministry of Health Singapore, Board Director at the Council for Third Age, and Board Member at the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore.

A veteran banker, Dennis has 26 years of experience in consumer banking spanning product development, segment management, marketing and sales and distribution.

Prior to joining Prudential, he was with OCBC Bank for 10 years, of which seven were spent leading a 3,100-strong consumer banking division as Head, Consumer Financial Services. Dennis also spearheaded the growth of OCBC’s Premier Banking business in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and China as Head of Branch and Group Premier Banking. He was also a member of OCBC Bank’s Management Committee.

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