Sabra Purtill is the Deputy Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer and oversees AIG’s engagement with key financial stakeholders, including ratings agencies and the investor community. Additionally, she oversees AIG’s treasury, capital planning and credit banking functions and coordinates with the businesses regarding corporate development. She also currently serves as the interim Chief Risk Officer.
Prior to joining AIG, Ms. Purtill was Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Treasurer at The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. In this capacity, she managed rating agency, credit and investment banking and investor relationships. Previously Ms. Purtill was Managing Director, Investor Relations & Communications, at Assured Guaranty Ltd. and prior to that was a Corporate Finance Officer at ACE Limited, now known as Chubb Limited.
Over Ms. Purtill’s more than 30-year career, principally focused on the insurance industry, she also spent time in sell-side research at ABN AMRO Incorporated, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Advest Group, Inc. and Conning & Co. She began her career in corporate finance at Chase Manhattan Bank, N.A., progressing to insurance ratings at Standard & Poor’s and to mergers and acquisitions at Merrill Lynch.
Ms. Purtill holds an M.A. from Georgetown University and a B.A. with High Honors from The University of Virginia. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of Middlesex Health Systems where she serves on the Audit and Investment Committees. She is also Vice Chairman of the Advisory Board to the Center of Politics at The University of Virginia.