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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AXA broadcasts live into English schools as part of Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge programme

People

5 November 2019

Two AXA apprentices, plus Dawn Keijzer, Apprenticeship & Professional Qualifications Manager, will share their experiences with students across England's schools.

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AXA to underwrite Fleet UK for THB

Partnerships

18 November 2019

THB, the largest fleet wholesale broker in the Lloyd’s market, has chosen AXA Insurance to underwrite its Fleet UK product, as part of a new partnership deal.

Amanda Ferguson, Chair of AXA UK’s Gender Equality Employee Resource Group
Amanda Ferguson wins Gender Equality Champion award

People

15 November 2019

Amanda Ferguson named Gender Equality Champion at the Diversity & Inclusion in Insurance Awards 2019 for her achievements as the chair of AXA UK’s Gender Equality Employee Resource Group.

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

Innovation

9 October 2019

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

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AXA teams up with Liverpool FC to launch ‘Sharing Makes Us Stronger’ campaign

Partnerships

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

Newsroom

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

Product

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

Newsroom

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

Newsroom

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

People

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.