Zurich appoints new CFO of commercial insurance in Sarah Maillet
Zurich has a new CFO of commercial insurance in Sarah Maillet, who takes up the role at the beginning of June.
Maillet will report to Sierra Signorelli, CEO of commercial insurance, and be based in Zurich, Switzerland.
In her new role, she will be responsible for leading, directing and controlling Commercial Insurance’s financial resources, closely partnering with the local businesses.
Maillet succeeds Paolo Mantero, who was appointed group chief strategy officer last year.
Signorelli said in a statement: “The corporate risk landscape is becoming more complex and evolves at a fast pace. In this environment, the financial health of our business is of paramount importance. Sarah will be a valuable addition to our team as we take strategic decisions for the Group’s 2023-2025 cycle.”
Maillet brings more than 20 years of finance expertise in the insurance industry and has significant management experience, having led teams across multiple jurisdictions. Most recently, she was CFO of Aviva Insurance, based in the UK. According to her LinkedIn profile, Maillet also held roles at Aviva as group chief planning and performance director and group chief accountant.
Previously she held senior roles at AIG, including global commercial and Americas CFO.