Julio Portalatin '81--From Classroom to Boardroom: Reflections of a Zarb Alumnus

Hofstra’s Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA) proudly presents Julio Portalatin '81, President and CEO, Mercer.

Julio A. Portalatin, B.B.A. ‘81, is president and CEO of Mercer, a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments that helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset -- their people. Mercer’s 20,000 employees are based in more than 40 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital, where Mr. Portalatin serves as corporate officer.

Before joining Mercer, Mr. Portalatin served as president and CEO of Chartis Growth Economies, a division of American International Group (AIG). During his tenure at Chartis/AIG, he served in a number of senior positions, including president and CEO of Chartis Emerging Markets, president and CEO of Chartis Europe S.A. and Continental European Region, president of American International Underwriters’ (AIU) Worldwide Accident & Health Division, president of AIU’s Personal Lines Worldwide Division, president and general manager of AIU Seguros Interamericana in Mexico, executive vice president of AIU’s Latin America Division, and vice president - property for Lexington Insurance Company, part of the Commercial Insurance Group (now Chartis US). In 2000 Mr. Portalatin was elected by the AIG board of directors to the position of vice president and in 2007 to senior vice president.

Prior to joining AIG in 1993, Julio Portalatin spent 12 years with Allstate Insurance Company in various executive product underwriting, distribution and marketing positions.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP by Monday, April 8, 2013, to Lisbeth Rerecich at Lisbeth.a.rerecich@hofstra.edu or 516-463-7698.


Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, April 09, 2013


Free and open to the public



Hofstra University Club
Hofstra University Club
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Hempstead, NY 11549


Lisbeth Rerecich

Phone: 516-463-7698

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