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Innovation Insurance Group

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Areas of Expertise

  • New York (can work nationwide), United States
  • English


Mr. Sagalow is a 30 year senior insurance executive veteran, 25 of which at AIG where he held various positions including Chief Underwriting Officer and General Counsel of AIG Executive Liability (D&O, E&O), Chief Operating Officer of AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions (Cyber insurance) and President of AIG Product Development. Folllowing AIG, Mr. Sagalow was Chief Innovation Officer of Zurich North American and Chief Innovation Officer of Tower Group.

He currently President of Innovation Insurance Group (, an consulting firm to the insurance industry. He is also the host of the series Innovations in Insurance With Ty Sagalow produced by World Risk and Insurance News. Mr. Sagalow is the "Ask The Expert" for Advisen, Ltd for management and professional liability. Among the products Mr. Sagalow is credited with creating is Y2k Insurance, (Entity Cover) Directors and Officers Insurance, Cyber insurance, Reputation Insurance and Intellectual Property Collateral Insurance.

Mr. Sagalow is a cum laude graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and holds a LLM (Master of Laws) from New York University Law School.

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(Rate indicated below is for non-litigation. Expert witness rate is $700 hour)


President, Innovation Insurance Group, LLC (2012 to present)

Chief Innovation Officer, Tower Group (2011 - 2012)
Chief Innovation Officer, Zurich NA (2009-2011)
Chief Innovation Officer, AIG (2004-2009)
Chief Operating Officer, AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions (inventor of cyber insurance) (2000-2004)
Chief Underwriting Officer, AIG Executive Liability (f/k/a National Union) (1992-2000)
General Counsel/Deputy GC, AIG Executive Liability (f/k/a National Union) (1987-2000)


New York University Law School (LLM, 1987)
Georgetown University Law Center (JD, 1983) (cum laude)
Long Island University (BA, 1980) (summa cum laude)

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