Newsroom

Welcome to the AXA UK Newsroom. Here you'll find press releases, downloadable resources and information on our public affairs activity and financial results.

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Promoting the safe deployment of self-driving technologies

Innovation

27 January 2021

AXA and Burges Salmon support the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Connected and Automated Mobility

AXA UK appoints David Ovenden as Chief Underwriting Officer for its Commercial business

Newsroom

21 September 2021

David Ovenden is appointed as Chief Underwriting Officer for the AXA Commercial business and will sit on the Commercial Executive Committee.

AXA UK appoints Sarah Mallaby as Distribution and Trading Director for its Commercial business

Newsroom

15 September 2021

Sarah Mallaby is appointed as Distribution and Trading Director for the AXA Commercial business and will sit on the Commercial Executive Committee.

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AXA leaders named on HERoes Women Role Model List 2021

People

8 September 2021

Three leaders from across AXA UK&I have been included in the 2021 HERoes Women Role Model List

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AXA UK report shows new generation of younger owners are helping small businesses bounce back

Newsroom

7 September 2021

‘Small Businesses: The Big Picture’ report from AXA UK’ explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the biggest challenges and opportunities facing SMEs in the coming months and years.

AXA launches new digital claims solution to transform the customer journey

Innovation

4 August 2021

AXA launches new digital claims solution to transform the customer journey.

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AXA UK&I puts recruitment under the microscope to improve diversity and inclusion

People

21 July 2021

AXA carries out audit of its recruitment practices, looking at touchpoints in the candidate journey through seven specific diversity and inclusion lenses.

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AXA UK rolls out machine learning tool to streamline complex property claims

Innovation

20 July 2021

AXA UK has rolled out a new machine learning tool to help streamline and accelerate complex property claims.

AXA announces Startup Angel competition winners

Partnerships

14 July 2021

AXA’s Startup Angels have selected two winning startups to help kick-start their business journeys. Each startup will receive £25,000 of funding, AXA business insurance cover, as well as mentoring and support from the three Startup Angels.

Claudio Gienal, Chief Executive Officer, AXA UK and Ireland
Claudio Gienal named in Glassdoor’s 2021 Top CEO list

People

16 June 2021

AXA UK&I’s Chief Executive Officer, Claudio Gienal, has been named in Glassdoor’s 2021 Top CEO list with an average approval rating of 97% over the past year.