AXA Commercial strengthens senior team with three new appointments


AXA Commercial has appointed Rob Corner (pictured right) as Regional Director North, Martin Kilshaw (pictured left) as Regional Director South, and Nicola Porter (pictured centre) as Branch Manager, Leeds and Newcastle.

In their new regional director roles, Rob and Martin will lead AXA’s branch network through an exciting period of transformation. They will be responsible for driving our distribution strategy with increased focus on our customer service, developing our local underwriting experience and expertise and improving our operational effectiveness.

Rob joins AXA from Allianz, where he held various senior market-facing roles, including Managing Director of ABSL (Allianz Broker). Rob has a proven track record in distribution strategy and excellence and knows the broker market well.

Martin has over 20 years’ experience at AXA working in a number of roles across the business, most recently as Branch Manager, Manchester.  He has great experience in Sales and Distribution having worked regionally with supporting brokers and centrally with our Strategic Partners.

Nicola joins the team from Aviva, where she recently led the Aviva Broker Community team. Nicola is well known to many of our broker partners and has a strong track record in distribution and relationship management, having also held roles at RSA, Towergate, and Broker Network.

Authored by AXA UK


About AXA

In July 2012 the AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary businesses came together to form a new single organisation – AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary.

The business offers brokers a more integrated and consistent approach from AXA which is focussed on their needs as a business – whatever the product. AXA Commercial Lines & Personal Intermediary provides underwriting expertise, offering a range of commercial lines and personal lines products and insurance solutions to our brokers and customers.  AXA Commercial & Personal Intermediary is part of AXA Group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management serving 101 million clients

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