Jeffrey Hurd Named AIG Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 24, 2009--
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) has announced that Matthew E.
Winter, 52, AIG Senior Vice President, President and CEO of American
General Life Companies, has been named Vice Chairman, Transition
Planning and Administration, reporting to AIG Chairman and Chief
Executive Officer Edward M. Liddy. In this position, Mr. Winter succeeds
Richard H. Booth, 62, who has retired.
Mr. Winter will continue to serve as President and CEO of American
General Life Companies, a position he has held since joining AIG in
2006. He was elected AIG Senior Vice President in March 2007.
Previously, he served as Executive Vice President and member of the
Office of the CEO for MassMutual Financial Group.
AIG also announced that Jeffrey Hurd, 42, has been named AIG Vice
President and Chief Administrative Officer and will oversee AIG’s global
operations and systems, corporate administration and a variety of
special projects, reporting to Mr. Winter. Mr. Hurd will continue to
serve as Senior Vice President and Head of Asset Management
Restructuring, reporting to Paula Reynolds. He joined AIG in 1998 in the
Corporate Legal Department, and was most recently AIG Investments Senior
Managing Director, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel.
Commenting on the appointments, Mr. Liddy said Mr. Winter and Mr. Hurd
will play key roles in AIG’s efforts to restructure its businesses and
repay the government assistance it has received. “We continue to make
progress every day,” Mr. Liddy said. “With their excellent management
skills, Matt and Jeff will help continue our momentum.”
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.
Source: American International Group, Inc.
American International Group, Inc.