American International Group (AIG) announced the appointment of Rich Baich as chief information security officer – responsible for global cybersecurity risk management program.
Rich Baich will work with AIG’s Executive Leadership Team to drive information security strategy for the company.
His responsibilities will include defining information security requirements, implementing industry-leading technology solutions and providing oversight on information security risks associated with the roll-out of new technology platforms and systems. He will report to John Repko, AIG’s Chief Information Officer.
Rich Baich is joining AIG from Wells Fargo & Company, where he has served as chief information security officer since 2012. In this role, he oversaw information security strategy and governance, identity and access management, security engineering, line-of-business engagement, and cyber defense and monitoring.
Rich Baich was previously a principal at Deloitte & Touche, where he led the Global Cyber Threat and Vulnerability Management practice.
Rich Baich’s other security leadership roles include serving as Naval Information Warfare Officer for the National Security Agency, senior director for professional services at Network Associates (now McAfee).