Mr. McMahon is an insurance industry veteran, having led several major business segments at AXA US before being named president and board director. Throughout 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 boards of the American Council of Life Insurers and the Partnership for New York City. Mr. McMahon was appointed to the New York State Insurance Advisory Board. 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.
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America is a Fortune 300 company founded in 1860 in Manhattan, New York City, New York. It is one of the largest mutual life insurance companies in the US. Guardian sells a variety of products including Life insurance, disability insurance, dental insurance, 401(k), and annuities.