Women to Watch: Anastasia KellyReprints
Executive Vp, General Counsel, Senior Regulatory and Compliance Officer
American International Group Inc.
Before being appointed to her current position, Anastasia Kelly was executive vp and general counsel of MCI/WorldCom, where she helped the company emerge from bankruptcy and resolve all criminal and civil investigations after it filed a corporate financial restatement in April 2004.
Advice to young women: Young women should find a mentor and network within the industry. "Learn everything you can, stay flexible and don't reject career paths out of hand because they may seem nontraditional."