AXS - AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

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AXIS Capital Holdings Limited

AXIS House
92 Pitts Bay Road
Pembroke HM 08

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryInsurance—Property & Casualty
Full Time Employees1,567

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Albert A. BenchimolCEO, Pres & Director3.18MN/A1958
Mr. Peter John Vogt FSA MAAACFO & Exec. VP1.16MN/A1964
Mr. David Samuel Phillips CFAChief Investment Officer1.4MN/A1969
Mr. Peter Whittmore WilsonChief Exec. Officer of AXIS Insurance1.73MN/A1960
Mr. Steve K. AroraChief Exec. Officer of AXIS Reinsurance2.51MN/A1976
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


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 products for commercial buildings, residential premises, construction projects, and onshore energy installations; marine insurance products covering offshore energy, cargo, liability, recreational marine, fine art, specie, hull, and war; and terrorism, aviation, credit and political risk, and liability insurance products. It also provides professional insurance products 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, not-for-profit organizations, and other professional service providers. In addition, this segment offers accidental death, travel, and specialty health products for employer and affinity groups, as well as accident and health reinsurance products through wholesale and retail brokers, managing general agents, and underwriters. The Reinsurance segment offers reinsurance products to insurance companies, including catastrophe reinsurance products; property reinsurance products covering property damage and related losses resulting from natural and man-made perils; professional lines; and credit and surety products. This segment also provides agriculture reinsurance products; coverages for various types of construction risks and risks related to erection, testing, and commissioning of machinery and plants during the construction stage; and marine, aviation, and personal accident reinsurance 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 4, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 10.

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.