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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Claudio Gienal responds to Pool Re’s pricing announcement

Public Affairs

10 May 2022

Claudio Gienal reacts to Pool Re’s pricing announcement. AXA is supportive of the price reduction and will ensure the new rates are passed on to customers

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Average UK home contains nearly £30k of possessions, but many people risk being underinsured

Surveys and reports

6 May 2022

A new study from AXA UK reveals that the average UK home contains nearly £30,000 worth of possessions, but many people severely undervalue their contents.

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AXA UK awarded Menopause Friendly Accreditation

Corporate responsibility

26 April 2022

Accreditation awarded by Menopause Friendly recognises the work that AXA UK has been doing to raise the awareness, and understanding, of how menopause can have an effect in the workplace.

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Cross-industry letter calls on the government to announce primary legislation for automated vehicles

Innovation

22 April 2022

18 major UK businesses call for primary legislation for automated vehicles.

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Over one in three 18 to 24-year-olds plan to spend more on insurance

Surveys and reports

6 April 2022

New research from AXA UK has revealed that Gen Z are restricting their spend in pubs and clubs and are instead spending more on insurance.

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AXA UK appoints Dean Witherington as Retail Claims Director

People

14 March 2022

AXA UK announces the appointment of Dean Witherington as Retail Claims Director. Dean will be responsible for overseeing claims operations, technical operations and counter fraud across the Retail business.

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AXA outlines plan to support humanitarian charities involved in the Ukraine conflict

Corporate responsibility

11 March 2022

AXA UK&I extends its three days per year volunteering scheme for employees to support humanitarian charities

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AXA UK appoints Dave Pearce as Director of Retail Direct

People

7 March 2022

AXA UK announces the appointment of Dave Pearce as Director of Retail Direct. Dave will be responsible for overseeing strategy and operations for the Direct business of AXA UK Retail Insurance.

AXA UK appoints Clare Davies as Supply Chain and Engineering Director in its Claims Technical Function

People

2 March 2022

Clare Davies is appointed as Supply Chain and Engineering Director for the newly formed Claims Technical and Central Services function