Logo via AIG

AIG Appoints Kathleen Zortman as President & Chief Executive Officer of Private Client Group, General Insurance

Originally Published by AIG.

American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) announced that Kathleen Zortman will join the company as President & Chief Executive Officer of Private Client Group, General Insurance. Ms. Zortman will report to Peter Zaffino, Chief Executive Officer of AIG General Insurance and Global Chief Operating Officer, AIG, and serve as a member of the General Insurance Executive Leadership Team. Ms. Zortman will join AIG in the coming months following a transition period.

In this new role, Ms. Zortman will lead AIG’s global High Net Worth portfolio, with responsibility for strategy, underwriting and distribution for AIG’s private client business. Based in New York, she will also manage High Net Worth’s product lines, including personal auto, homeowners and umbrella policies.

“Kathleen is an industry leader with a proven track record of building successful businesses,” said Mr. Zaffino. “She will be an excellent addition to the General Insurance executive leadership team as we position our business to meet the evolving needs of our high net worth clients.”

“I am pleased to join AIG leading General Insurance’s Private Client Group business as we develop and deliver market-leading products and solutions to the high net worth client segment,” said Ms. Zortman.

Ms. Zortman joins AIG from QBE Insurance Group where she served as President of Property & Casualty, North America and oversaw the largest of QBE’s four business lines. Prior to QBE, she was Chief Field Executive of Fireman’s Fund Insurance from 2011 through 2015. Earlier in her career, she held leadership roles at Professional Risk Solutions, Johnson & Higgins, Deloitte and Chubb. In 2017, Ms. Zortman was recognized by Business Insurance’s “Women to Watch.”

Ms. Zortman received an MBA from Suffolk University, and earned a Bachelor of Science, Finance and Marketing degree from Boston College.

Latest News

Calm App Available to Kaiser Permanente Members at No Cost

Originally published on KaiserPermanente.org. The meditation and sleep app, part of Kaiser Permanente’s self-care portfolio, supports people looking for ways to manage stress and build resilience, particularly in uncertain times.  OAKLAND, Calif., May 19, 2020 — Kaiser Permanente announced it has added Calm, a leading app for mindfulness meditation and…

Dow Collaborates with Multiple Partners to Develop and Donate Level 2 Medical Isolation Gowns

Originally posted on Dow.com Collaboration included Magna International, Inc., 3M, Cadillac Products Packaging Company, DuPont, Fitesa, Landaal Packaging Systems, Plastixx FFS Technologies, Shurtape and Volkswagen 100,000 isolation gowns to be donated to healthcare professionals For healthcare professionals battling the COVID-19 pandemic, isolation gowns are among the most used and needed…

Hershey Stockholders Elect Victor L. Crawford To Company Board

Originally published on thehersheycompany.com. HERSHEY, Pa., May 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) today announced the election of Victor L. Crawford to its board of directors. Crawford is the newest Hershey board member and was elected at the company’s recent Annual Stockholder’s Meeting. Victor L. Crawford Crawford brings deep executive and leadership experience to…

Novartis Discusses Navigating Cancer During COVID-19

Originally published on LinkedIn. Watch the recent discussion between Susanne Schaffert, PhD and President of Novartis Oncology and Pat Garcia-Gonzalez, Founder and CEO of The Max Foundation, a patient advocacy group, to learn how they are helping people living with CML stay safe and get the support and treatment they need.

Nielsen Publishes Asian American Consumer Report for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Originally published on nielsen.com. REPRESENTATION MATTERS Asian Americans are a driving force in the U.S., both as cultural influencers and powerful consumers. Your representation within the products and media you love begins with data. At Nielsen, we provide a cultural narrative for diverse communities through our research. Below you will…