AUCKLAND, 10 JUNE, 2015 – American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) today announced the appointment of Debbie Wilson as Chief Financial Officer for Australia succeeding Stuart Farquharson, and Head of Finance for Greater China and Australasia, effective 1 July 2016.
Debbie will retain her responsibilities as CFO of New Zealand. CFOs of China, Taiwan and Hong Kong will report to her. She will report directly to James Bracken, Commercial Chief Financial Officer. She will support Rudi Spaan, Head of Country Operations, Greater China/Australasia; President & CEO, Hong Kong; Head of Client & Broker Engagement, Asia Pacific, Noel Condon Head of Country Operations - Australasia, and Mike Raines, CEO AIG New Zealand.
Debbie joined AIG in 2011 as Chief Financial Officer for AIG New Zealand (NZ). She was acting General Manager for AIG NZ from June 2014 to February 2015. Prior to joining AIG, Debbie held positions at Lumley General Insurance (NZ) Ltd, ACE Insurance (NZ) Limited, Marsh Limited, and General Accident Asia Pacific (GAAP).
Mike Raines, CEO of AIG New Zealand said, “Debbie’s talent, leadership, and professionalism has been a huge asset to the New Zealand business since she joined in 2011. She will be greatly missed here but I am excited for her about the opportunity and pleased she will remain an integral part of the team in New Zealand.”
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization serving customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. 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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