Kimberly Hanna Named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of AIG Environmental
NEW YORK--Jan. 5, 2009--AIG has named Russell Johnston President and Chief Executive Officer of
AIG Environmental, a unit of AIG Commercial Insurance and the nation's
leading Pollution Liability insurance provider. Mr. Johnston assumes
management responsibility for AIG Environmental from Joseph Boren, who
has left the company. Mr. Johnston will report to John Q. Doyle,
President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG Commercial Insurance.
In addition, Kimberly Hanna has been named Executive Vice President and
Chief Operating Officer of AIG Environmental. Ms. Hanna will report to
John Doyle, President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG Commercial
Insurance, said, "Russ Johnston has over 20 years of underwriting and
management experience in the property casualty industry, which will be a
significant advantage for AIG Environmental as it moves forward. I am
excited about Russ and Kim leading AIG Environmental's senior team, and
expect continued strong performance from that organization."
Mr. Johnston joined AIG in 1990 serving in senior management positions
within AIG's Risk Management Group, including President of National
Accounts, President of Domestic Risk Management and most recently as
President of AIG Risk Management. Mr. Johnston holds a bachelor's degree
from Syracuse University.
Ms. Hanna joined AIG's Canadian operations in 1996. In 2000, she became
a product line manager for AIG Environmental, and has held positions of
increasing responsibility within the Environmental unit, including her
most recent position as Senior Vice President and Chief Underwriting
Officer. Ms. Hanna holds a bachelor's degree from McMaster University.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG), a world leader in insurance
and financial services, is the leading international insurance
organization with operations in more than 130 countries and
jurisdictions. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional and
individual customers through the most extensive worldwide
property-casualty and life insurance networks of any insurer. In
addition, AIG companies are leading providers of retirement services,
financial services and asset management around the world. AIG's common
stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as the stock
exchanges in Ireland and Tokyo.
CONTACT: American International Group, Inc.
Joe Norton, 212-770-3144
Director of Public Relations
Source: American International Group, Inc.