Peter Zaffino joined the Board of Directors of The Michael J. Fox Foundation in 2016. He currently serves as President and Global Chief Operating Officer of American International Group, Inc. (AIG).
Mr. Zaffino has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry. He joined AIG in August 2017 from Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), where he was Chairman of MMC’s Risk & Insurance businesses (Marsh and Guy Carpenter) beginning in 2015, in addition to serving as Chief Executive Officer of Marsh since 2011. Prior to his role at Marsh, Mr. Zaffino was President & Chief Executive Officer of Guy Carpenter from 2008 to 2011, a company he first joined in 2001.
Before joining Guy Carpenter, Mr. Zaffino served in executive roles at several market-leading companies, including a portfolio company of GE Capital that specialized in alternative risk insurance and reinsurance.
Mr. Zaffino earned a BA in economics from Boston College and an MBA in finance from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He is also a member of the Board of the New York Police and Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund