AIG has named Edward Levin as its new global head of accident & health (A&H), General Insurance, effective in February.
In his new position, Levin will be responsible for the global A&H portfolio, including distribution and underwriting strategy as well as developing a global A&H strategy, identifying growth opportunities, and creating a diverse distribution pipeline.
Based in London he will report to Christopher Townsend, CEO of AIG International General Insurance.
Lewin joins AIG from Chubb, where he most recently served as group digital business officer. Prior to Chubb, he spent four years with ACE Europe as executive vice president of A&H, life and personal lines. He has also held positions at Citigroup, and Booz Allen Hamilton.
Commenting on the appointment Townsend said: “Edward’s deep understanding of the A&H business and his experience in building out digital platforms and products will add value as we develop next generation digital capabilities for AIG. I am pleased to welcome Edward to AIG as we position our A&H business for growth in an evolving industry.”
Levin added: “I’m looking forward to joining AIG to build a market-leading A&H business. AIG has a strong heritage of product innovation and distribution leadership in this area; with this renewed focus we will be well positioned to deliver products and services that add value for our customers.”