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    Martha Gallo

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    Martha is a senior executive with over 30 years of experience at some of the world’s largest and most complex global financial institutions. She is a strategic leader, problem solver and collaborator. Currently Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at AIG, Martha leads technology strategy and operations worldwide.

    Martha joined AIG in 2015 as Chief Auditor and has a proven track record of delivering measurable, sustainable results that drive business performance. She transformed the Audit operating model, promoting more active stakeholder engagement during global change initiatives. Martha advocates a similar philosophy for the Information Technology organization, bringing business leaders to the table with IT to develop solutions that drive efficiency and profitability. Martha has held a number of senior technology and operations positions throughout her career.

    Prior to AIG, she spent three decades at JPMorgan Chase in a variety of roles across the enterprise. Martha drove the creation and execution of strategies to transform disparate teams and infrastructures to achieve simplified and high-performing outcomes in audit, compliance, credit risk, technology and operations. She played a leadership role in all of the merger and integration efforts that are now part of the JPMorgan Chase operating platform.

    Martha is a graduate of Cornell University, with a B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies and a M.B.A. in Accounting and Finance. She currently serves on the Board of the Battery Park City Authority and is Co-Chair of the Women’s Refugee Commission Board.