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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Solving the travel insurance dilemma for people with pre-existing medical conditions


9 October 2019

AXA has launched its ‘Travel Health Calculator’, developed by emergency medical assistance experts CEGA.

Liverpool Football Club Foundation coach talking to young girls as part of the Head Coaches programme in partnership with AXA UK
AXA teams up with Liverpool FC to launch ‘Sharing Makes Us Stronger’ campaign


1 October 2019

The national campaign features Liverpool FC Women’s Sophie Bradley-Auckland, Niamh Charles and Becky Jane and promotes the power of support from the people around us.

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Get your SME ready for Christmas amid Brexit uncertainty


6 September 2019

How small UK businesses can avoid supply chain disruption amid Brexit uncertainty

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Tourists over-relying on hotel receptions for medical advice


12 August 2019

AXA has published advice reminding customers to contact their travel insurer if they need medical assistance abroad, no matter how big or small the issue.

David Williams with his Insurance Personality of the Year award
David Williams wins Insurance Personality of the Year award


11 July 2019

David Williams, Managing Director of Underwriting and Technical Services at AXA Insurance, recognised as Insurance Personality of the Year at the British Insurance Awards held at the Royal Albert Hall.

David Baker, AXA UK&I Chief Risk Officer
AXA UK&I appoints David Baker as Chief Risk Officer


10 July 2019

David Baker joins from Direct Line Group and a significant focus of his role will be on AXA's regulatory obligations.

Joanne Howliston, AXA UK North Regional Director
AXA Commercial Lines promotes Joanne Howliston to Regional Director role


8 July 2019

Joanne Howliston will have accountability for the direction and performance of the six branches that make up the North region within AXA Commercial Lines.

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New video explores cycling technology helping dementia patients ‘travel the world’


1 July 2019

AXA and The Sunday Times have published a video exploring the cycling initiative for dementia patients.

Laurent Matras, Executive Managing Director of the AXA Retail Business
AXA UK confirms Laurent Matras as Executive Managing Director of AXA Retail


12 June 2019

Laurent Matras will take charge of the AXA Retail business in the role of Executive Managing Director on a permanent basis, with effect from 1st June 2019.

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AXA fortifies mental health and wellbeing commitment with two multi-agency campaigns


5 June 2019

AXA has launched two new media campaigns focussing on mental health and wellbeing with media partner News UK and agencies Havas, Unity, Nonsense and Fallon.