Vice president – Financial Lines
Ariel has over 20 years' experience in risk management and the insurance industry. Of these, 14 years' experience of exclusively underwriting financial institutions with AIG in NY and London. Most recently he was the Financial Institutions Manager for EMEA and responsible for leading and implementing the FI strategy. Ariel has extensive experience in new product development, creative solutions for emerging and new risks; working closely with clients to ensure they have the right mitigation tools to tackle future risks. Currently Ariel is one of the leaders with AIG responsible for fintech and Innovation and led the successful the first pilot to use blockchain technology in multi-national policy program. He holds a MBA degree with finance concentration from the New York Institute of Technology and is a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII).