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AXA XL strengths its UK Life, Accident & Health Team with key hires

  • Publish Date: Posted over 4 years ago
  • Author:by Alan Jarque

Global (re)insurer AXA XL have appointed Mark Campbell as underwriting manager and David walker joins as class underwriter to its Life, Accident & Health team.

Campbell will oversee AXA XL’s UK wholesale A&H underwriting operation, with responsibility for driving profitable growth across the portfolio. He will report to Patrick Corbett, chief underwriting officer, Life, A&H at AXA XL.

Campbell brings more than 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry and most recently served as a senior underwriter at Aspen Insurance since 2015.

Walker joins AXA XL from Pembroke Managing Agency, where he most recently worked as a personal accident underwriter.

He brings over 28 years’ experience, during which he held broking and underwriting roles at C.E. Heath Ltd, Johnson & Higgins Insurance Brokers, Aon Ltd, Tyser Insurance Brokers and Argo International. He will report to Campbell.

Additionally, the following AXA XL colleagues have been appointed to new roles: Toni LePine is appointed global product leader, retail accident & health; Andrew Maynard is appointed global product leader, aircrew, ships crew & mobility health benefits and Iain Rowe is appointed underwriting manager, life.

Commenting about the appointments, Corbett said: “I am delighted to welcome Mark and David to the team and to congratulate Toni, Andrew and Iain as they take on their new roles. As we move forward as one AXA XL, having the right team in place will be key as we drive the strategic and profitable expansion across our life, accident & health business and continue to provide the high level of service our clients have come to expect from us.”