LIMRA and LOMA Name Mark Wallis To Lead International Business Development
June 18, 2014—LIMRA and LOMA today announced that Mark Wallis has been
appointed to be managing director of International Business Development.
I am pleased
that someone of Mark’s caliber and experience has joined our International
Operations division,” said Ian Watts, senior vice president and managing
director, LIMRA and LOMA International Operations. “Mark’s appointment is a key milestone in the
strategic development of our international business. As we continue to deliver our objectives set
out in the "International Path to Growth" plan, Mark will no doubt
make a significant positive impact on our future success.”
Based in Hong
Kong, Wallis will be responsible for working with LIMRA and LOMA’s regional
directors and sales representatives to identify and develop business
opportunities with international member companies in Asia and Latin
America. He will also play a key role in
developing LIMRA and LOMA’s member consulting services business, offering his
subject matter expertise in the fields of agency structure, productivity
improvement, training and development, and compensation review.
Wallis has more
than 25 years of insurance industry experience working in agency development
and training roles with companies including New York Life, AIA and most
recently as head of Business Development — Tied Agents, Asia Pacific and Middle
East region at Zurich Life Insurance in Hong Kong.
Theroux, 860-285-7787, email@example.com
worldwide research, learning and development organization, is the trusted
source of industry knowledge, helping more than 850 insurance and financial
services companies in 64 countries increase their marketing and distribution
effectiveness. Visit LIMRA at www.limra.com.
1924, with 1,200 plus member companies in over 80 countries, LOMA is committed
to a business partnership with its world-wide members in the insurance and
financial services industry to improve their management and operations through
quality employee development, research, information sharing, and related
products and services. To find out more about LOMA and the learning
opportunities it offers, visit LOMA’s Web site at www.loma.org.