Lockton Insurance Brokers UAE has appointment Mr Faris Khatib as its new CEO. Mr Khatib will provide executive leadership to Lockton MENA Limited's subsidiary in the UAE.
Mr Khatib brings deep rooted experience of the region to the role, from first working for Deloitte ME in its consultancy division and subsequently joining Lockton MENA in 2012 engaging on key partnerships relating to strategic expansion projects. More recently, he assumed the role of the employee benefits leader for the region and was appointed to Lockton’s global employee benefits leadership committee.
Meanwhile, Lockton has also appointed Mr Fadi Askhar as the new head of employee benefits practice and Mr Adeeb Al Naser as head of business development.
Mr Askhar has more than 20 years’ experience in the Middle East insurance market, having held senior positions at MetLife, Aviva and most recently Zurich, where he was the head of life and pensions for Middle East and Asia Pacific.
Mr Al Naser started his career in 2007 with MetLife UAE where he was in charge of the broker distribution channel. In 2011, he joined Zurich International Life to lead its expansion into Saudi Arabia, Oman and Qatar.
Mr Arafat Khatib will continue in his role as general manager for Lockton Insurance Brokers UAE.