Our History


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For over 50 years, AIG has led the way by insuring some of the largest and most iconic projects and organizations in Canada and in doing so, has contributed to the country’s social and economic fabric.

From landmarks that are distinctly Canadian to the sports teams Canadians cheer on, AIG is committed to Canadian business and culture.

2019 CV Starr establishes AIG predecessor company, AAU 100 years ago in Shanghai, China, 2016 AIG celebrates 50 years in Canada, 2008 Lynn Oldfield appointed as CEO, 1999 AIG Canada introduces Cyber Liability, 1994 AIG Canada introduces Environmental Liability, 1989 Trade Credit insurance is launched, 1977 AIG Canada begins offering D&O insurance, 1968 AIG's first Canadian office opens in Toronto.