AIG creates position of global head, specialty, appoints Peter Bilsby
AIG in November 2018 appointed Peter Bilsby to the newly created position of global head of specialty, reporting to Christopher Townsend, chief executive officer of AIG General Insurance.
Bilsby will have responsibility for the global energy, marine, aviation and credit insurance lines businesses – which includes trade credit.
Previously, Bilsby was CEO of Talbot Group, acquired by AIG in July 2018 as part of Validus. Before serving as CEO, Bilsby was talbot’s managing director and director of underwriting; he joined as head of the global aerospace division. Earlier in his career, he worked for XL London Market and was managing director of the aviation division of Markel International.