AIG’s new Chief Digital Officer
Steve’s breakdown: A lot of times when a company hires a new Chief Digital Officer it’s not a new business lead. This time is different. His email address will probably be Michael.Lewis@AIG.com after July 5th.
NEW YORK, NY: American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) announced that Michael Lewis will join AIG as Chief Digital Officer on July 5, 2016, with responsibility for designing and delivering enterprise-wide digital capabilities and solutions focused on improving overall business performance, and enhancing the customer and employee experience. Mr. Lewis will report to Philip Fasano, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer.
“We believe improved digital capabilities will create a global competitive advantage,” said Mr. Fasano. “Michael’s proven record of success in developing and executing visionary digital transformation strategies will provide a strong foundation for the overall digital landscape we are working toward at AIG.”
Most recently, Mr. Lewis served as global Chief Technology Officer, Digital for the consumer businesses at JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPMC). In this role, he was responsible for defining and implementing an overall digital transformation, while overseeing the Chief Architecture and Chief Development Offices.
With more than 25 years of experience, Mr. Lewis was also instrumental in delivering key business solutions for JPMC, including the patent-pending Chase 3.0 online, Apple Pay, Chase Pay, Branch of the Future, and Chase Mobile – the #1 rated mobile banking app for iPhone and Android devices in the U.S. market.
Mr. Lewis has also held senior technology roles at organizations such as Lloyd’s Banking Group, where he was Group Chief Technology Officer, and Bank of America, where he served as Senior Vice President, Technology Architecture & Development Executive.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading global insurance organization. Founded in 1919, today we provide a wide range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products, mortgage insurance and other financial services to customers in more than 100 countries and jurisdictions. Our diverse offerings include products and services that help businesses and individuals protect their assets, manage risks and provide for retirement security. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
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