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J. Peter Connors ’71

President and CEO  |  Zurich Global Energy


  • B.S., Maine Maritime Academy, 1971 (E)

Career Highlights:

  • President and CEO, Zurich Global Energy, New York, NY
  • Chief Operating Officer, AIG Oil Rig and Starr Technical Risk Agency – American International Group, New York, NY
  • Senior VP, American International Underwriters, New York , NY
  • Director, Offshore Energy Division, Cigna International, NY
  • Chief Engineer, AIG Oil Rig, American International Group, NY

Distinguished Service:

  • American Bureau of Shipping, Technical Underwriting Committee
  • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • Chairman, Offshore Energy Committee -American Institute of Marine Underwriters
  • Who’s Who in American Business, 1997
  • Board of Trustee, Lincroft Bible Church


  • Editorial author, “Partnership Drives Risk Management Success”, World Oil and Gas Technologies, 2001
  • Editorial author, “Pre-planning Avoids Post-loss Shocks”, World Energy, 2001