Peter D. Hancock was named President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG in September 2014, when he was also elected to the AIG Board of Directors. Previously, Mr. Hancock served as CEO of AIG’s property casualty division. He joined AIG in 2010 as Executive Vice President, Finance, Risk, and Investments.
Mr. Hancock has spent his entire career in financial services, including 20 years at J.P. Morgan, where he established the Global Derivatives Group, ran the Global Fixed Income business and Global Credit portfolio, and served as the firm’s Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer. He co-founded and served as President of Integrated Finance Limited, an advisory firm specializing in strategic risk management, asset management, and innovative pension solutions. He joined AIG from KeyCorp, where he was Vice Chairman, responsible for Key National Banking.
Mr. Hancock is a member of the International Advisory Board of BritishAmerican Business. In 2014, he received that organization’s Corporate Citizenship Award. He is a William Pitt Fellow of Pembroke College, Cambridge.
Mr. Hancock was raised in Hong Kong and later attended Oxford University, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in politics, philosophy, and economics.
Murli Buluswar is the Chief Science Officer, reporting to Peter Hancock, President and CEO of AIG. Mr. Buluswar is responsible for building and leading the newly created Science Team, whose mission it is to help the business achieve a competitive advantage by infusing consistent science-driven innovation. He is tasked with establishing a world-class research and development function, focusing on data to support decisions in how AIG can adapt strategies for better business results and more value delivered for the customer. He is coordinating the division’s existing analytics teams, building additional capabilities in these areas and forging strategic links with scientists in academia in relevant disciplines.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Buluswar was Vice President of Enterprise Customer Experience at Farmers Insurance, responsible for defining and executing a complete customer experience vision with the goal of improving voice of the customer metrics and defined financial measures. His preceding role as Vice President of Insight and Innovation (I&I) at Farmers Insurance enabled him to establish the Internal Analytics Consulting Group to identify and drive new opportunities for the business.
Mr. Buluswar was also Vice President of Financial Analysis and Strategic Planning for Answer Financial; Business Unit Manager and Product Manager, Strategic Alliances for Progressive Corporation; and Senior Statistician and Business Analyst for Capital One. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Bluffton University, an M.S. in Statistics and Economics from Auburn University and an M.B.A. in Marketing and Finance from the University of Chicago. He is regularly invited to speak at insurance and other industry conferences and is actively involved with the Los Angeles-based Harmony Project, an initiative to help inner city children achieve purpose through free music instruction.
As Executive Vice President, Investments, William N. Dooley has overall responsibility for AIG Asset Management. Mr. Dooley joined AIG in 1978 and was elected AIG Vice President in 1996, Senior Vice President in 1998, and Executive Vice President in June 2010.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Dooley served in various senior roles in AIG’s financial management and investment areas, including Vice President and Treasurer of AIG, Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of American International Underwriters, Senior Vice President and Treasurer of AIG Investment Corp. and Vice President of AIU Euro Markets. While with AIU Euro Markets, he was responsible for the day-to-day management of international fixed income portfolios.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Dooley was employed by European American Bank in New York. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Manhattan College and a Masters of business administration in Finance from Pace University.
Mr. Doyle is Chief Executive Officer of Commercial Insurance for AIG’s global property casualty business. He is responsible for the commercial businesses worldwide, which includes the company’s property, casualty, financial lines, specialty lines, institutional markets and mortgage guaranty products and services.
Mr. Doyle had previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Chartis U.S., responsible for the company’s property and casualty businesses in the United States and Canada. A division of AIG, Chartis was rebranded to AIG in November 2012. Mr. Doyle joined National Union, an AIG company, in 1986 and was elected AIG Senior Vice President in 2006.
Mr. Doyle is a graduate of the University at Buffalo. He is a member of the Board of the New York Police and Fire Widows’ & Children’s Benefit Fund and is also a Trustee of the Inner-City Scholarship Fund.
Mr. Fasano joined AIG in October 2014 from Kaiser Permanente, where he was Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. He has extensive experience leading information technology programs at complex global companies, is a proven leader in the information technology field, and has served as Chief Information Officer at several high-profile financial services firms over the course of his 30-year career.
During his tenure at Kaiser Permanente, the largest not-for-profit health plan and health care provider in the United States, Mr. Fasano drove the substantial turnaround of their broad technology capabilities, including implementing KP Health Connect, the world’s largest civilian medical record system. He also conceived and executed Kaiser’s digital health strategy, including the launch of consumer-focused mobile applications as well as mobile platforms used by the clinical staff.
Prior to his role at Kaiser Permanente, Mr. Fasano founded Capital Sourcing Group in 2005, a company focused on providing strategic advice and consulting services to the Fortune 500 and the Department of Homeland Security.
Mr. Fasano has also served in IT leadership roles at financial services organizations. At Capital One Financial, he was the Business Information Officer; he served as Chief Information Officer at JP Morgan Chase and Deutsche Financial Services; and was a Managing Director at Bankers Trust, among other companies.
Mr. Fasano earned an MBA from Long Island University in New York, and a Bachelor of Science from the New York Institute of Technology. He is on the board of INFOBLOX and a member of Oracle’s Presidents Council. Mr. Fasano is also the author of Transforming Health Care: The Financial Impact of Technology, Electronic Tools and Data Mining.
Mr. Hernandez is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Asia Pacific for AIG. He is responsible for the oversight of all subsidiaries and related companies of AIG in the Far East and Asia Pacific regions, including AIU Insurance Company, American Home Assurance Company, JI Accident & Fire Insurance Co., Ltd., Fuji Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. and Chartis Korea. He also serves in the Board of Directors of AIU Insurance Company of New York, Fuji Fire and Marine Insurance Company Ltd. and JI Accident & Fire Insurance Company Ltd.
Prior to this position, Mr. Hernandez was President of AIU Accident & Health Division based in New York, Chairman of AIG Travel Inc. and Senior Executive Vice President as a member of AIU Insurance Company Board of Directors.
He began his insurance career in 1987 and later joined American International Group in 1994 as Head of Commercial Lines and Distribution in AIG Mexico. In July 1997, Mr. Hernandez was appointed Vice President of the AIU Latin American Division based in New York. In July 1998, he was appointed General Manager of AIG Mexico and relocated back to Mexico City.
Mr. Hernandez joined the AIU Accident & Health Division in December 2000 as Senior Vice President and was responsible for all Accident & Health field operations outside of the Far East. In August 2003, Mr. Hernandez was assigned to the AIG Companies in Japan and Korea, based in Tokyo, in the position of Regional Vice President, General Insurance to oversee the Accident & Health operations in the Far East region. During his tenure, he held a number of positions including Executive Vice President of AIU Japan, the largest foreign general insurance company in Japan, and served on the Board of Directors of JI Accident and Fire Insurance Co. Ltd.
Prior to joining AIG in 1994, Mr. Hernandez held a number of management, marketing and claims positions in various insurance entities in New York and Puerto Rico.
He is a graduate of Bentley College in Waltham, MA. In addition, he holds a Master in Business Administration from The College of Insurance in New York.
Mr. Herzog joined American General in February 2000 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Life Division. Following AIG’s acquisition of American General Corporation in 2001, he was also named Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for the combined domestic life insurance companies. He was elected Vice President, Life Insurance for AIG in 2003 before being named Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Global Life Insurance in 2004. In 2005, Mr. Herzog was named Comptroller, an office he held until October, 2008 when he was appointed to his current position.
Prior to joining American General, Mr. Herzog held numerous positions at General American Life Insurance Company. He was Chief Financial Officer of GenAmerica Corporation, the parent company of General American and Reinsurance Group of America. Prior to joining General American, Mr. Herzog was Vice President, Controller, for CitiCorp Life Insurance Companies and an Audit Supervisor with Coopers & Lybrand.
Mr. Herzog holds a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from the University of Missouri-Columbia and an M.B.A. in Finance and Economics from the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business. Additionally, he has attained the designations of Certified Public Accountant and Fellow in the Life Office Management Association.
Mr. Herzog serves on the Federal Advisory Committee on Insurance and the University of Missouri-Columbia Trulaske College of Business Strategic Development Board. He has also served on the Board of Trustees of the American College, The Logos School and the University of Missouri School of Accountancy Advisory Board. In 2011, Treasury & Risk magazine named Mr. Herzog as one of the 100 most influential people in finance. In 2014, buy-side analysts named Mr. Herzog second-best Insurance CFO in the Institutional Investor magazine annual survey.
Kevin Hogan joined AIG as Chief Executive Officer of Global Consumer Insurance in October 2013. He is responsible for AIG’s Retirement, Life, and Personal Insurance businesses, providing annuities, mutual funds, life, health, disability, auto, personal accident, personal property, and service programs including extended warranty and travel insurance products and services.
Mr. Hogan, who previously had a 24-year career at AIG, was most recently Chief Executive Officer of Global Life, Zurich Insurance Group, and was a member of the Zurich Executive Committee.
Mr. Hogan started his career in 1984 at AIG with American International Underwriters (AIU) in New York, and subsequently held management positions in Chicago, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Singapore. In 1998, he was appointed President of AIG’s Accident & Health division in New York and was elected an AIG Vice President in 2001. In 2002, he also became Chief Operating Officer of AIU. In 2003, Mr. Hogan moved to Beijing to assume responsibility for AIG’s partnership with the People’s Insurance Company of China. In 2005, he became AIG’s Senior Life Division Executive for China and Taiwan, where he was responsible for AIA China and Nan-Shan. In 2008, he returned to New York as AIG’s Chief Distribution Officer, Foreign Life and Retirement Services.
Mr. Hogan joined Zurich in December 2008 as CEO, Global Life Americas. In this role, he led Zurich’s life insurance business in North and South America, with accountability for Farmers Life and Zurich’s Latin America Life Operations. He became CEO, Global Life, in July 2010. Mr. Hogan is a graduate of Dartmouth College. He serves on the Board of Overseers at St. John’s University School of Risk Management.
Mr. Hurd is AIG Executive Vice President – Human Resources, Communications and Administration. Previously, Mr. Hurd was AIG Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, with oversight responsibility for AIG's global operations and systems and corporate administration. Mr. Hurd was also Senior Vice President - Head of Asset Management restructuring, responsible for the sale of AIG’s external asset management business and the restructuring of AIG's asset management function. He also served as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG Global Real Estate from May until August of 2009.
Prior to 2009, Mr. Hurd was Senior Managing Director, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel of AIG Investments, with responsibility for the management of the legal, compliance, human resources, finance and business strategy functions of the firm. He was also a Deputy General Counsel of AIG.
Mr. Hurd joined the AIG Corporate Legal Department in 1998. In 1999, he was named Associate General Counsel of AIG – Mergers & Acquisitions, with responsibility for all legal aspects of AIG's worldwide acquisition, disposition, joint venture and strategic investment activities. In 2003, he was named General Counsel of AIG Investments.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Hurd was in private practice at Morgan Lewis & Bockius in New York, focusing on private equity, M&A and other corporate transactions. He earned a B.A., magna cum laude, in Political Science from Union College and a J.D., cum laude, from New York University School of Law. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and is licensed to practice law in New York.
Seraina Maag is President and Chief Executive Officer of EMEA for AIG. She is located in London and is responsible for the company’s insurance business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Prior to joining AIG in November 2013, Ms. Maag served as Chief Executive of North American Property & Casualty for the XL Group, where she also held global responsibility for Excess Casualty and Surety.
Before joining XL Group, Ms. Maag was President of Zurich North America Commercial’s Specialties business unit, where she managed all aspects of U.S. operations, including Accident & Health, Surplus Lines, Excess Casualty, Management Liabilities, Surety, Political Risk, and Trade Credit. She was promoted to this position after serving as the unit’s Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Maag also served as head of Investor Relations and Rating Agencies for Zurich Financial Services in Switzerland, where she was responsible for managing relationships with global investors, analysts, and rating agencies.
Before joining Zurich in 2002, Ms. Maag was a founding partner and financial analyst for NZB Neue Zuercher Bank in Switzerland. Between 1990 and 2000, she held various management positions in underwriting and finance at Swiss Reinsurance in Switzerland and Australia.
In 2009, Ms. Maag was elected a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and named one of Business Insurance magazine’s Women to Watch. She holds an MBA from Monash Mt. Eliza Business School in Australia and is a Certified Financial Analyst. Ms. Maag is a dual citizen of Switzerland and Australia.
Mr. Martinez is Executive Vice President, Global Claims and Operations. He is responsible for AIG’s global commercial and consumer claims, and insurance operations. He is also a member of AIG’s Operating Committee.
Mr. Martinez previously led AIG’s Property Casualty Global Claims, Operations and Systems organization from February 2012 until September 2014. He joined AIG in 2009, and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of United Guaranty Corporation.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Martinez was Executive Vice President responsible for claims, customer care, and procurement at Safeco Insurance. He also was Executive Vice President of utility operations for Atlanta-based AGL Resources.
Born and raised in Connecticut, Mr. Martinez holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University and a master's in Business Administration from Valdosta State University.
Thomas A. Russo joined AIG in February 2010 as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, with responsibility for Legal, Compliance, Regulatory Affairs, and Government Affairs.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Russo served as senior counsel in the New York office of the law firm Patton Boggs. Before he joined Patton Boggs, Mr. Russo was a vice chairman of Lehman Brothers Inc. and was the chief legal officer of Lehman Brothers Holdings from January 1993 to December 2008. Prior to joining Lehman, Mr. Russo was a senior partner and member of the management committee at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, where he specialized in SEC and CFTC enforcement and regulation, derivatives, and financial and general corporate law. He also served as an advisor to the Brady Commission and as deputy general counsel of the CFTC and later the first director of the CFTC's Division of Trading and Markets.
A thought leader on financial market issues, Mr. Russo has testified before Congress on numerous occasions and has been a frequent participant at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He has also written more than 70 articles on topics in the commodities, securities and banking fields relating to financial market regulation. Mr. Russo co-authored the federal securities law book “Regulation of Brokers, Dealers and Securities Markets,” published by Warren, Gorham & Lamont. He also authored “Regulation of the Commodities Futures and Options Markets,” a two-volume treatise on federal commodities laws published by Shepard's/McGraw-Hill. He recently co-authored “The 2008 Financial Crisis and Its Aftermath: Addressing the Next Debt Challenge,” published by the Group of Thirty.
Mr. Russo earned his J.D. and M.B.A. from Cornell University, and received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University , where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa .
In October 2010, Sid Sankaran joined AIG as Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer. Prior to joining the company, Sid was a partner in the Finance and Risk practice at Oliver Wyman Financial Services. He headed the firm’s Toronto office and served as Canadian Market Manager since 2006.
Sid has spent his career working with financial services companies, including a number of insurers, on risk management issues. He has also conducted strategy and risk-focused studies across a range of financial institutions, including insurers, banks, securities firms and specialty finance companies in North America and Europe.
Earlier in his career, Sid worked at Mercer Risk, Finance & Insurance Consulting and MMC Enterprise Risk, focusing on insurance company valuation and mergers and acquisitions.
Sid holds a Bachelor of Mathematics degree (majoring in actuarial science) and graduated with distinction from the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. He completed actuarial examinations from the Society of Actuaries.
Robert S. Schimek is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Americas for AIG. He is responsible for the division’s insurance business in the United States, Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean. Previously, Mr. Schimek was located in London where he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of EMEA. Before that, Mr. Schimek was Chief Financial Officer of AIG’s property casualty business, responsible for all worldwide financial operations.
Before joining AIG, Mr. Schimek was a partner at Deloitte & Touche L.L.P. where, for 18 years, he used his public accounting experience to serve global financial institution clients, including MetLife, The Prudential, and Merrill Lynch.
Mr. Schimek is a C.P.A. He earned his M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Rider University in New Jersey and sits on the Rider University Board of Trustees.
Mr. Schimek is a member of the Executive Committee of BritishAmerican Business and the Board of Directors of BritishAmerican Business. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Council of the Americas.