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Bhairav Shah Appointed as Head of Liabilities and Financial Lines, New Zealand

Date Article was Published 06.13.2018

Bhairav Shah Appointed as Head of Liabilities and Financial Lines, New Zealand

AUCKLAND, June 14, 2018 – AIG Insurance New Zealand Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Bhairav Shah as Head of Liabilities and Financial Lines (LFL) New Zealand, effective from 1 September 2018.

This is a significant appointment for AIG. Mr. Shah will be responsible for providing leadership, focus, and clear strategic direction to the Liabilities and Financial Lines team. AIG is recognised for providing leading Liability and Financial solutions around the world and we pride ourselves on our expertise and experience in this area.

Mr. Shah will be joining us from AIG Australia, where he has worked for the past nine years gaining valuable experience, most recently as the Corporate National Client Director. Prior to joining AIG he held underwriting and business development roles for Allianz and Sportscover.  He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Science from University of Queensland, Australia.

Elliot Hill, CEO of AIG New Zealand said, “I’m truly excited to have Bhairav join AIG New Zealand, and I’m confident that he will be a tremendous asset to our business with his proven ability and experience.  I am looking forward to working with him on executing our strategy for the LFL business.”






AIG Insurance New Zealand Limited, a subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG).

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

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