Effective 1 October 2017
AUCKLAND, JUNE 14, 2017 – American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) today announced Elliot Hill has been named CEO of AIG Insurance New Zealand Limited, effective 1 October 2017.
Mr. Hill will locate to New Zealand from Melbourne, Australia in the coming months and will work closely with Mike Raines until his departure at the end of September.
“As an inspiring and engaging leader and I am confident that Elliot will drive AIG’s strategic priorities to enhance our offering, focus on our customer journey, and build on the robust internal culture further strengthen AIG’s position in the New Zealand market,” said Rudi Spaan, President and CEO AIG Hong Kong, and Head of Country Operations Greater China & Australasia.
Mr. Hill has more than 10 years of insurance industry experience, most recently leading the Client Engagement and Major Accounts practice for AIG's Australian business. In this role he led a national strategy to strengthen relationships with AIG’s clients and brokers. Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Hill was the CEO for RSA in Singapore and spent four years as the General Counsel for RSA in London. In addition to his insurance career, Mr. Hill has extensive legal experience in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Governance for Emerging Markets. Mr. Hill has a Diploma in Law and Legal Practice (CPE/LPC) from the College of Law in London and a BA Economics and Politics (Hons) from the University of Manchester.
Mr. Hill will succeed Mike Raines in the position of CEO for AIG Insurance New Zealand Ltd, on 1 October 2017.