|AIG NAMES ANDREW J. KASLOW SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER|
NEW YORK--May 7, 2007--American International Group, Inc. (AIG) today announced that it has named Andrew J. Kaslow, Ph.D, as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective May 14, 2007. Mr. Kaslow will report to AIG President and Chief Executive Officer Martin J. Sullivan and will be a member of the company's group executive committee.
Most recently, Mr. Kaslow was a managing partner of the QuanStar Group, LLC, an advisory services firm that guides emerging companies on strategy development and execution. Before that, he served as head of human resources for Vivendi Universal, the global entertainment and telecommunications company, where he was responsible for all aspects of human resource management. Prior to Vivendi Universal, Mr. Kaslow served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources for Time Warner, the world's largest media and entertainment company, and headed human resources following its merger with AOL. He also formerly served as Chief Human Resources Officer for Becton Dickinson, a global medical device and diagnostics company and held senior human resource positions at PepsiCo and TRW.
Mr. Kaslow earned doctorate and master's degrees in behavioral sciences from Columbia University, a B.A. from Columbia College, and attended the Institut d'Etudes Politiques in Paris. He is fluent in French and Spanish.
Commenting on Mr. Kaslow's appointment, Martin J. Sullivan said, "We are extremely pleased that Andy Kaslow has agreed to join AIG. Attracting and retaining the very best talent possible is crucial to our future success. With his broad global business experience and human resource leadership, Andy is uniquely qualified to help lead AIG in its goal to become an employer of choice worldwide."
American International Group, Inc. (AIG), world leaders 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 in the U.S. on the New York Stock Exchange as well as the stock exchanges in London, Paris, Switzerland and Tokyo.