Sept 5 (Reuters) - U.S. insurer American International Group Inc said on Tuesday Lucy Fato will assume the role of general counsel, effective Oct. 16.
Fato, whose duties will include overseeing compliance, regulatory, government affairs and the company’s lobbying efforts, will report to Chief Executive Brian Duperreault.
She succeeds Peter Solmssen, who will retire after serving as AIG’s general counsel since 2016, the company said.
Fato, who had earlier worked with Duperreault at Marsh & McLennan Cos, is joining from global investigation firm Nardello & Co.
Reporting by Roopal Verma in Bengaluru