Andrew J. McMahon is Chief Executive Officer and President of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian) and a member of its Board of Directors.
Mr. McMahon is an insurance industry veteran, in his past having led several major business segments at AXA US before being named president and board director. Over the course of his corporate career, he has led strategic transformation initiatives at AXA, General Electric, and as a partner at McKinsey.
Before joining Guardian in 2017, he invested, launched, and advised several InsurTech companies. He has been granted a patent for an approach using artificial intelligence (AI) for financial risk assessment. Mr. McMahon serves on the American Council of Life Insurers’ and the Partnership for New York City’s board of directors. Additionally, he is a trustee on the board of Fairfield University and a board member for Catalyst.
He previously served on the Board of Directors of Phoenix Life Insurance Companies (PNX), Nassau Re, AXA Financial, and Alliance Bernstein (AB).
Mr. McMahon has a Bachelor of Science degree (Computer Science) from Fairfield University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.