S&P Upgrades Outlook for AXIS

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings won an outlook upgrade from Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings as well as an affirmation of its other ratings, thanks to growing confidence in its various strategic initiatives. Standard & Poor’s revised its AXIS outlook to stable from negative. The ratings agency also affirmed […]

AXIS Specialty UK Offers GCHQ-Certified Training at Cyber Center of Excellence

Article 0 Comments AXIS Specialty UK Holdings Ltd. announced it has been certified as a GCHQ Certified Training provider for its course “Understanding Cybersecurity and Insurance.” The training is offered through the AXIS Cyber Center of Excellence, a global resource that provides mentorship, education, consulting services and solutions to help […]

AXIS Names Ventresca to New Position of Chief Strategy Officer

Article 0 Comments AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced that Linda Ventresca has been appointed to the newly created position of chief strategy officer. Reporting directly to president and CEO Albert Benchimol, Ventresca will be responsible for guiding the development of the company’s strategic priorities and for driving the delivery of […]

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 […]