Samuel Fong has joined insurance broker Lockton Asia as regional director for credit and surety.

Fong was previously a profit centre manager for AIG’s trade and political risk division in South east Asia. Before that, he was regional manager of Marsh’s trade credit, financial and political risks practice.

He has also worked with QBE Insurance as regional manager for trade credit, and Asia Capital Re as vice-president for credit, surety and political risks.

Fong has 24 years of experience in international trade banking, structured trade finance, credit enhancements and credit and political risk insurance.