AXS - AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

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AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

AXIS House
92 Pitts Bay Road
Pembroke HM 08
Bermuda
441-496-2600
http://www.axiscapital.com

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryInsurance - Property & Casualty
Full Time Employees1,647

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Albert A. BenchimolPres, CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1958
Mr. Peter Whittmore WilsonChief Exec. Officer of AXIS InsuranceN/AN/A1960
Mr. Joseph Christopher HenryConsultantN/AN/A1953
Mr. Peter John Vogt FSA MAAAChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1964
Mr. Richard StrachanChief Operations OfficerN/AN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides various specialty insurance and reinsurance products worldwide. It operates through two segments, Insurance and Reinsurance. The Insurance segment offers property insurance for commercial buildings, residential premises, construction projects, and onshore energy installations; marine insurance covering offshore energy, cargo, liability, recreational marine, fine art, specie, hull, and war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance. It also provides professional lines insurance that cover directors' and officers' liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, fiduciary liability, crime, professional indemnity, cyber and privacy, medical malpractice, and other financial insurance related coverages for commercial enterprises, financial institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. In addition, this segment offers accidental death, travel, and specialty health products for employer and affinity groups, as well as accident and health reinsurance for catastrophic or per life events through wholesale and retail brokers, managing general agents, and underwriters. The Reinsurance segment offers reinsurance to insurance companies, including catastrophe; property reinsurance covering property damage and related losses resulting from natural and man-made perils; professional lines; and credit and surety. This segment also provides agriculture reinsurance; coverage for various types of construction risks and risks related to erection, testing, and commissioning of machinery and plants during the construction stage; marine, aviation, and personal accident reinsurance; and derivative based risk management products. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.

Corporate Governance

AXIS Capital Holdings Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 1, 2018 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.