American International Group, (AIG) has appointed Robert Miller as its new chairman of the board of directors. He suceeds Harvey Golub who resigned from the AIG board of directors.

Mr Miller was elected to the board on June 30, 2009. He is chairman of MidOcean Partners. He retired from his role of executive chairman of Delphi Corporation in 2009. He was previously chairman and CEO of Delphi Corporation.

Prior to joining Delphi, Mr Miller served as chairman of Federal-Mogul, an auto parts supplier based in Southfield, Michigan.

Mr Miller said: “On behalf of the entire Boardb I would like to thank Harvey for his tremendous service to AIG. AIG has established strong momentum over the last year, and we remain fully committed to delivering on AIG’s core priorities repaying taxpayers, meeting all of the company’s obligations to its various stakeholders, and restructuring the company so that it emerges as a smaller, more focused enterprise worthy of investor confidence.”