Adam Bergonzi

Managing Director, Chief Risk Officer, National Public Finance Guarantee Corporation, AFGI Vice Chair
Adam Bergonzi
Adam T. Bergonzi is the Chief Risk Officer of National Public Finance Guarantee Corporation. He oversees all of National's risk and insured portfolio management activities.

From 1994 to 2006, Mr. Bergonzi worked at MBIA Insurance Corp. where he held positions of increasing responsibility in MBIA's insured portfolio management, new business, finance and corporate strategy areas.

From 2006 to early 2008, Mr. Bergonzi served as a senior credit officer at XLCA, underwriting domestic municipal finance and global infrastructure transactions. In March of 2008, he was promoted to Chief Credit Officer with a mandate to rework the company's risk and governance framework and to lead select remediation efforts in the public finance portfolio.

In 2008, Mr. Bergonzi departed XLCA to co-found a new monoline, Municipal and Infrastructure Assurance Corporation, co-sponsored by Macquarie and Citadel Investment Group. He also served as the company's Chief Risk Officer, developing its risk management capabilities and was principally involved in securing MIAC's financial guarantee rating indication.

Mr. Bergonzi holds a B.A. degree from Colgate University (cum laude) and received his J.D. from the New York Law School.