People: Assured Guaranty Ltd (AGO.N)
Mr. Alan J. Kreczko is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Kreczko became a director of AGL in August 2015. Mr. Kreczko retired from The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., which we refer to as The Hartford, on December 31, 2015, where he served as executive vice president and general counsel from June 2007 until June 2015. In that capacity, Mr. Kreczko oversaw the law department, government affairs, compliance and communications. Additionally he chaired The Hartford’s Environment Committee. From June 2015 until December 2015, he served as Special Advisor to the CEO. Mr. Kreczko joined The Hartford in 2003 after 27 years in public service at the United States Department of State, where he held various senior positions. As the Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration, he led the department’s response to humanitarian crises in conflict situations, including Afghanistan, Timor, and West Africa. Before that, Mr. Kreczko served as special assistant to President Clinton and legal advisor to the National Security Council. Earlier, he participated in sensitive bilateral and multilateral negotiations as deputy general counsel to the Department of State and as legal advisor to the personal representatives for Middle East negotiations of Presidents Carter and Reagan. Mr. Kreczko is the Chair of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hartford and serves on the board of directors of the Mark Twain House. Mr. Kreczko’s lengthy service in senior legal and policy positions both in the federal government and in the insurance industry, as well as the global and governmental perspective he has gained, are valuable to the Board. Mr. Kreczko’s experience chairing The Hartford’s Environment Committee makes him particularly valuable as the chair of our Environmental and Social Responsibility Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||180,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||145,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||27,143|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||352,143|