Charles Monat Hires Martin Wong as CEO & Partner for Singapore
Charles Monat has hired Martin Wong as CEO & Partner for Singapore, with effect from 5th November 2018. He will be responsible for managing the expansion of Charles Monat business in South East Asia covering both the international business and new domestic markets, and will be reporting to Yves Guélat, Group CEO.
“Charles Monat Hires Martin Wong as CEO & Partner for Singapore”
Martin joins from Jardine Lloyd Thompson Private Client Services, where he was the Chief Executive Officer Singapore. Prior to Jardine Lloyd Thompson Private Client Services, he was the Vice President at Merrill Lynch & Co in New York.
The Company also announced a number of internal promotions including Ray Ang to Chief Sales Officer, Nikki Koh to Chief Distribution Officer, Lee Eik Hong to Sales Operations Leader, both Katherine Ho and Shawn Lim to Sales Team Leaders.
Yves Guélat, Group CEO:
“We are very delighted to welcome Martin to lead our South East Asia team. He is a renowned industry figure whose vast experience will enable us to continue building Charles Monat as the premier High Net Worth insurance broker. His global experience in the High Net Worth space, proven track record, wealth transfer expertise and strong relationships with many key strategic partners will be a tremendous benefit for us as we continue to fulfil our ambitious long-term growth strategy and goals. Since our Management buyout, Charles Monat has added close to 70 new experts across our global operations and we will continue to recruit the best talents to keep up with our strong sales momentum.”
About Charles Monat
Charles Monat is one of the world’s most trusted international life insurance brokers. We offer bespoke advisory and brokerage services on wealth preserving and liquidity solutions. We are the partner of choice for high net worth clients, affluent families and executives of multinational companies. As a global premier consultant, Charles Monat is a pioneer in the development of customised insurance- based solutions. Over 8,000 private clients in Asia, Switzerland and across the world are our testimony to this.
Founded in Hong Kong in 1971, the company has grown to operate in Hong Kong, Liechtenstein, Miami, Singapore and Zürich. We have global knowledge and cross-jurisdiction experience in serving clients with unique needs in over 50 countries. Our team of professionals are truly specialists in providing world-class wealth transfer and liquidity solutions. Every client of ours has unique family, wealth and business dynamics. Our aim is to develop successful and holistic relationships with our clients and business partners at the world’s most respected private banks, accounting firms and insurance carriers.
Together with our strategic partner, Willis Towers Watson – the world’s leading global advisory, broking and solutions provider, Charles Monat is able to offer our clients a global platform with an extensive range of human capital and risk management solutions.