Kirk Lee, previously divisional director, credit and political risks at Arthur J Gallagher, has moved to Standard Chartered’s trade programmes and credit risk team.

In his new role, Lee will remain based in Singapore, and report to Standard Chartered’s head of trade programmes and credit insurance, Andrew Rothery. His focus will be on the use of trade credit insurance by the bank to actively manage its portfolio exposures and balance sheet risks.

Lee had been at Arthur J Gallagher since 2012. He has also held positions at Euler Hermes and QBE Insurance.