Alight Solutions appoints technology chief as it focuses on building future-forward solutions

Lincolnshire, IL September 11, 2018

Alight Solutions, a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth, HR and finance solutions, today announced that Kelly Clark has been named chief technology and digital officer to lead its overall technology strategy including the design, development and implementation of new technology solutions across all areas of Alight’s business.

Building on his technology and industry expertise, Kelly will be focused on expanding and enhancing client-facing applications to bring agile, mobile and data-centric solutions to Alight’s clients and their people.

“The rapid shift toward consumerism means people expect to have access to consumer-focused technology to help them solve their most pressing challenges both at work and in life,” explained Chris Michalak, CEO of Alight. “Kelly’s broad skill set will help Alight both advance our existing suite of platforms and solutions and build new applications to simplify the experience for our clients and their people.”

Before joining Alight, Kelly was chief information officer at MAXIMUS, a leading operator of government health and human services programs. Kelly’s experience ranges across application development, infrastructure, operations and data analytics, which he uses to deliver innovative, digital solutions to meet the needs of businesses and their people. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of City Planning/Architecture from the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg. Kelly currently serves on the advisory board of Verizon Telecommunications and previously served on the Hewlett Packard and Uniphy advisory boards.

“Alight is in such a great position to continue to bring even more advanced, human-centered technology and innovation to our clients that redefine the HR and benefits industries,” said Kelly Clark. “I am thrilled to join such a well-established industry leader with a fresh start and a bright future ahead.”

Kelly reports to CEO, Chris Michalak and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

About Alight Solutions

Alight Solutions is a leading provider of integrated benefits, payroll and cloud solutions. With more than 15,000 professionals across 29 countries, Alight provides leading-edge benefits administration and ERP technology and services to more than 3,250 clients including 50% of the Fortune 500. Alight’s combination of data-driven insights and technology expertise creates unique value for clients. Alight is a six-time member of IAOP’s Global Outsourcing 100. Learn how Alight drives better business outcomes and employee wellbeing for organizations of all sizes at

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