AXIS Capital Estimates 4Q Losses from Hurricane Michael

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced a preliminary pre-tax loss estimate for Hurricane Michael in the range of $100 million to $120 million, which will affect its fourth quarter financial results. The loss estimate figure is net of estimated recoveries from reinsurance and retrocessional covers and includes the […]

AXIS Re Taps Thomas Miller’s Haugh as President, Global Mkts; Smart to Head Specialty Re

Article 0 Comments AXIS Re, the reinsurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd., announced the appointment of Ann Haugh as president of its Global Markets division. In this role, Haugh will oversee AXIS Re Strategic Partners, global Specialty Re and AXIS Re’s international business platform in the Lloyd’s market. […]

AXIS Insurance International Names Cullum to New Role, Head of Business Development

Article 0 Comments AXIS Insurance, the insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd., announced that Paul Cullum has been appointed to the newly created role of head of Business Development for AXIS Insurance International Division. Cullum will be responsible for helping to deliver a 360-degree approach to product distribution […]

AXIS Capital Names O’Sullivan as CEO of AXIS Specialty Europe and AXIS Re

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced the appointment of Helen O’Sullivan as CEO of AXIS Specialty Europe SE and AXIS Re SE. In this role, she will oversee the company’s Irish subsidiaries and their branches. O’Sullivan also will join the board of directors of AXIS Capital’s Irish subsidiaries […]

AXIS Re Appoints PartnerRe’s Pollak to New Role as Head of Product Center

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced that Marcus Pollak has been appointed to the newly created role of head of Product Center for AXIS Re. Based in Zurich, Pollak will lead underwriting process and portfolio management activities for AXIS Re, and will report to Megan Thomas, chief underwriting […]

AXIS Launches AXIS Digital Ventures to Accelerate Innovation via Insurtech Partners

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced the launch of AXIS Digital Ventures, a new unit that will lead enterprise-wide efforts to partner with insurtech companies that focus on high value re/insurance applications, new product opportunities and new distribution and re/insurance business models. AXIS Digital Ventures is also charged […]

AXIS Launches Cyber Center of Excellence to Help Mitigate Cyber Risks

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. has launched the AXIS Cyber Center of Excellence, which aims to provide commercial insurance products and solutions for mitigating cyber risks. The AXIS Cyber Center of Excellence is intended to address the more than $445 billion cost that companies incur each year due […]