NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2013--
American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) today announced that it
has appointed Jim Dwane as the new President and Chief Executive Officer
for its property casualty business in Latin America and the Caribbean,
Mr. Dwane, a highly respected executive within AIG and the insurance
industry, will hold overall responsibility for the insurance operations
in the 15 countries in which AIG Property Casualty operates in Latin
America and the Caribbean. He will be based in AIG's regional offices in
Miami and will report directly to Robert Schimek, President and Chief
Executive Officer of AIG Property Casualty’s Americas Region.
“Since I joined the Americas Region two months ago, my highest priority
has been to refine our organizational structure in order to facilitate
the achievement of our strategic objectives," Mr. Schimek said. "Jim is
a seasoned property casualty expert with deep product expertise whose
appointment will bring the strong leadership needed to drive our
multi-year goals for Latin America and the Caribbean. His appointment is
yet another example of the deep bench of experienced, global
professionals we have at AIG."
Mr. Dwane has worked at AIG for almost two decades. Most recently, he
served as Regional President of AIG Property Casualty’s Southeast Region
of the United States, which includes the states of North Carolina, South
Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida. Under
his leadership, the Southeast Region has served as an example of
underwriting excellence and exceptional claims servicing capabilities,
leveraging its diverse mix of business and distribution network. Mr.
Dwane has a B.S. degree from Clemson University with a concentration in
economics and marketing.
AIG Property Casualty has operated in Latin America and the Caribbean
since 1937. Today, an extensive worldwide property casualty network and
a robust client focus uniquely position AIG to serve the insurance needs
of commercial institutions and individual customers throughout the
region. AIG is optimistic about Latin America and the Caribbean because
it has been part of the region’s growth and development for more than
seven decades, and it continues to see future opportunities to provide
innovative insurance solutions for its expanding customer base.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading international
insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries. AIG
companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers
through one of the most extensive worldwide property-casualty networks
of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life
insurance and retirement services in the United States. AIG common stock
is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
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provided by independent third parties. Certain property-casualty
coverages may be provided by a surplus lines insurer. Surplus lines
insurers do not generally participate in state guaranty funds, and
insureds are therefore not protected by such funds.
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