|Joseph E. (Jeff) Consolino|
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Joseph E. (Jeff) Consolino became a director of American Financial Group in December 2012 and executive vice president and chief financial officer in February 2013. From March 2006 to February 2013, Mr. Consolino was president and chief financial officer of Validus Holdings, Ltd., a reinsurer based in Bermuda. Until joining Validus, Mr. Consolino served as a managing director in the investment banking division of Merrill Lynch, specializing in insurance company advisory and financing transactions. Mr. Consolino also serves on the board of directors of Validus, as chairman of the board of National Interstate Corporation and as a director of AmWINS Group, Inc., a wholesale insurance broker based in North Carolina.