Tara Foley, AXA Insurance Retail Chief Executive Officer

Tara has been CEO of AXA UK & Ireland’s Retail business since November 2020. She has a wealth of experience in transformational growth and operational efficiency, as well as a deep understanding of retail customer needs.

Prior to AXA, Tara was at Lloyds Banking Group where she spent 12 years in a number of senior executive roles including Managing Director of Bank of Scotland, with responsibility for more than 2,000 employees and 200 branches.

Tara previously worked at Deutsche Bank and Accenture. Throughout her career, Tara has shown her commitment to fostering diverse and inclusive cultures and developing talent.

In 2018 she was named as one of 100 ‘women to watch’ in Cranfield University’s FTSE Board Report.