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AIG Closes Georgia Office With 420 Workers in Shift to Kansas

Friday, 07 November 2014 12:54 PM

American International Group Inc., the largest commercial insurer in the U.S. and Canada, is closing an office in Georgia with 420 workers.

Some positions at the Alpharetta shared-service center will move to other AIG sites, including one in Olathe, Kansas, Jon Diat, a spokesman for the New York-based insurer, said in an e- mail.

“The efficiency of our systems and operations is a critical consideration,” Diat said. “We hope some employees will consider relocation or transition to available openings in AIG.”

AIG has been cutting jobs and shifting workers to lower- cost locations to reduce expenses and improve efficiency. The Georgia plan was reported yesterday by WSB, an Atlanta radio station. The Alpharetta site handles back-office tasks and functions as a call center for some AIG units, Diat said.

The insurer had about 64,000 employees as of Dec. 31, according to a regulatory filing.

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