Argo Group hires new head of international businesses
Mr. Hernandez joins Argo from American International Group where he most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG’s Asia Pacific region, including 16 countries and jurisdictions.
With almost 30 years of industry experience, Mr. Hernandez started his career working for several insurers in the U.S. and abroad. He went on to spend more than 20 years with AIG in a number of senior leadership roles in both the consumer and commercial segments.
Mr. Hernandez has expertise in field operations, distribution, underwriting, claims, strategic planning and management. Over the course of his career, he has held country (Mexico), regional (Asia) and global (New York corporate headquarters) roles.
As a part of this change, David Harris, managing director of ArgoGlobal Syndicate 1200 will begin transitioning into a new group-level role, head of performance.
Mr. Harris will stay on as ArgoGlobal managing director until his successor is in place to ensure a smooth transition. ■