AIG appoints Canavan as global reinsurance COO
AIG has appointed John Canavan as global reinsurance COO, this publication has learned.
The executive previously worked for Guy Carpenter for just under 34 years, latterly as managing director and head of global client-support services.
In that role, Canavan was responsible for all post-placement services for Guy Carpenter globally.
He left Guy Carpenter in October 2019.
Canavan began his career as an accountant and auditor with PwC in New York in 1979.
He also performed a stint at Willis Re as head of reinsurance accounting from 1983 to 1986.
The previous global COO at AIG, Elaine Rocha, who took on that role in March this year, has this month taken up the position of global chief investment officer at the carrier, according to her LinkedIn profile.
AIG did not respond to a request for comment.