Global insurance company, American International Group (AIG) has named Anthony Vidovich as its new Chief Claims Officer, General Insurance, effective May 14, 2018.
In this role, Mr. Vidovich will be responsible for the strategic direction of General Insurance Claims, encompassing governance and policy, settlement authorities, claims handling and global best practices. Mr. Vidovich will report to Peter Zaffino, Chief Executive Officer, General Insurance, and will serve as a member of the General Insurance Executive Leadership Team.
Mr. Zaffino said: “Anthony is an accomplished Property and Casualty executive with a demonstrated track record of managing complex claims and legal issues. His significant industry expertise and experience building high performing global teams will be valued additions in this very important role for General Insurance.”
Mr. Anthony Vidovich said: “I am very pleased to join AIG’s General Insurance leadership team as our industry faces new and more complex risks. I look forward to working with AIG colleagues around the world to deliver strong claims capabilities in local markets on behalf of our clients.”
Mr. Vidovich is joining AIG from XL Catlin, where he served as Global Head of Claims, Insurance & Reinsurance since 2015. Previously, he was XL’s General Counsel for Insurance Claims. Prior to XL, he was Associate General Counsel for Commercial Markets at The Hartford after serving as Assistant General Counsel for Reinsurance. Earlier in his career, Mr. Vidovich was an attorney at Blank Rome LLP in Philadelphia, where he practiced corporate litigation with a primary focus on Property Casualty and Life and Health insurers.
Mr. Vidovich holds a B.A. from Boston University and a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law.