Karen Kelly is promoted to General Manager

January 26, 2022

Boal & Co has announced the promotion of Karen Kelly to General Manager.

With more than 20 years’ experience in the management and administration of international and domestic pensions, Karen has worked at Boal & Co for the past 12 years, previously holding the position of Director, Corporate Pensions. Working closely with CEO, Mark Kiernan and the wider management team, Karen’s new role will see her take day to day responsibility for Boal & Co’s strategy, direction and growth while continuing to manage its corporate pensions team, client portfolio and service standards.

Karen commented:

I am delighted to take on this new role which will enable me to directly influence and manage our continued growth both locally in Isle of Man and throughout the international retirement and employee benefits market. Having worked at Boal & Co for 12 years, I am incredibly passionate about our business, our clients, and our colleagues. We have a dedicated, strong, knowledgeable, and experienced team and I look forward to developing our unique position as a specialist multi-jurisdictional international pension trustee and administration business, supported by our in-house actuarial services. There is so much potential for the future of Boal and our team and I look forward to driving this to fruition.

Mark Kiernan, CEO, added:

Karen is an asset to Boal & Co and widely respected by all of our teams and peers. Her knowledge and experience of the business and wider industry will support us to continue Boal & Co’s growth journey while ensuring operational effectiveness and prioritising our colleagues to remain an employer of choice, as well as a leader in the field of pension provision both domestically and internationally.