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Townsend returns to AIG

American International Group has appointed Chris Townsend to the newly created role of chief executive officer of international general insurance.

Townsend has held various senior executive positions at AIG in the past.

He will be responsible for “executing its growth strategy and building on the company’s extensive international footprint to support a profitable, client focused organisation,” according to AIG.