Julio A. Portalatin is Vice Chairman of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), a global leader in risk, strategy, and people. Before taking on this role, he served with distinction in the role of President and CEO of Mercer, an MMC company. Mr. Portalatin spent 20 years at American International Group (AIG), where he held many global senior positions, including his last two roles as CEO of Growth Economies and Global President of Accident and Health Business. Prior to AIG, Mr. Portalatin spent 12 years with Allstate Insurance Company in various executive roles in product underwriting, distribution and marketing. He actively supports several nonprofit organizations, including the American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and Wounded Warriors. He currently sits on the board of Covenant House International. He has served on past boards of British American Business, New York Assigned Risk, Allianz Mexico, and Landmark Insurance Company. Mr. Portalatin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and honorary doctorate from Hofstra University and is a member of its board of trustees.