Executive Vice President of AIG and Chief Executive Officer, Blackboard U.S. Holdings, Inc.
Seraina Macia is Executive Vice President of AIG and Chief Executive Officer of BlackboardSM, which will transform the way that AIG delivers and underwrites commercial insurance.
Ms. Macia rejoined AIG from Hamilton Insurance Group (Hamilton), where she served as CEO of Hamilton USA, the group’s U.S.-based operations. Hamilton is a Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations that underwrite property and casualty risks in Bermuda and the U.S., and at Lloyd’s.
Before being named CEO of Hamilton USA in 2016, Ms. Macia was CEO and Executive Vice President of Regional Management & Operations at AIG, having previously held the role of CEO and President of AIG EMEA, with responsibility for 47 countries across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Prior to joining AIG in 2013, she held several senior positions including Chief Executive of North American Property & Casualty for the XL Group; President of Zurich North America Commercial’s Specialties business unit; and Head of Investor Relations and Rating Agencies for Zurich Financial Services in Switzerland. Before joining Zurich in 2002, Ms. Macia 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. Macia was elected a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and named one of Business Insurance magazine’s Women to Watch. She is a member of the Board of Directors and Risk Committee of Credit Suisse Group. She holds an MBA from Monash Mt. Eliza Business School in Australia and is a Certified Financial Analyst. Ms. Macia is a dual citizen of Switzerland and Australia.