Wai joined Markel International as a non-executive director in October 2020. Wai has experience as a senior executive, non-executive and advisor across a broad spectrum of national and international Financial Services organisations. She has held multiple board level roles in her executive career, many of which have included executing large, complex strategic transformation programmes. She is particularly experienced in the Banking and Insurance sectors. Over the last ten years Wai has provided advisory services though challenging times. During this period, she also held senior advisor, chair of risk/audit and NED roles for numerous multinational financial services businesses, including China Construction Bank, Prudential and QBE, Equifax, Oaktee Capital, Accenture and Computershare. In these roles her focus has been on strategy, risk and governance, particularly with regards to utilising her international experience and line of sight to execute innovative and complex programmes of work. Wai’s broad experience includes such areas as Payments, UK Clearing, innovation and transformation at both the executive and non-executive level.