Alight Solutions names Colon McLean chief HR officer

Lincolnshire, ILL. October 25, 2018 - Alight Solutions, a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth, and human capital management solutions, today announced that Colon McLean has joined the company as chief human resources officer (CHRO) reporting to CEO Chris Michalak.

“Our colleagues are at the core of what makes Alight a Great Place to Work and are fundamental to our ability to serve our clients and their people with excellence,” said Chris Michalak, CEO of Alight. “Colon’s expertise as a strategic HR leader will help Alight build on the incredible culture we’ve already established that enables our people to thrive while growing our organization.”  

Colon brings more than 30 years of human resources experience to Alight including experience leading and integrating acquisitions, major system implementations, global engagement and talent strategies. Most recently, Colon served as CHRO at The Warranty Group. In addition, he held a variety of HR leadership roles at Career Education Corporation and Duke Energy.

“As a leader in the HR industry, Alight’s commitment to its people and its values is a cornerstone of its long-standing reputation,” said Colon McLean, chief human resources officer at Alight. “I am thrilled to join this market-leading team and look forward to supporting and enhancing Alight’s people strategy as we build for the future.”

Colon holds a degree in business administration from Wingate University, Wingate, North Carolina and a Master of Business Administration from Wake Forest University.


About Alight Solutions

Alight unlocks enterprise growth for the world’s most influential companies with future ready human capital and business solutions. We combine industry leading data and insights with unmatched depth and operational expertise to improve the employee experience and optimize cloud-enabled business processes. Our 15,000 colleagues proudly serve thousands of clients and their more than 30 million employees and family members throughout 180 countries. Learn how Alight helps organizations of all sizes, including over 70% of the Fortune 100, achieve next level transformation at alight.com.

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