AXIS Global Accident & Health Names Alfred
Drowne to Lead Insurance Expansion into Mass
June 28, 2010 04:08 PM Eastern Daylight Time
PRINCETON, N.J.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--AXIS Global Accident & Health, a division of AXIS
Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE: AXS or “the Company”), today announced that Alfred Drowne has joined the
Company as Senior Vice President, Business Development. Based in New York, Al is responsible for leading AXIS
Global Accident & Health’s initiatives to expand its distribution and product offering of Accident, Travel,
Supplemental Health and related products and services across mass marketing channels. These channels include
financial institutions, associations, affinity groups and mass market segments.
Before joining the Company, Al served as a Vice President at Chubb & Son, where he held leadership roles in its
U.S. Group Benefits operation, U.S. Consumer Solutions, and Financial Institutions businesses. During his 10 years
at Chubb & Son, Al is credited for supporting its market entry into India, as well as the market repositioning and
growth of its business in the Brazilian market.
“Al is a progressive thinker,” said Chris DiSipio, Chief Executive Officer and President, AXIS Global Accident &
Health. “He understands the unique underwriting, marketing and distribution needs of the affinity segment. His
approach is consistent with our focus on innovation.”
Prior to joining Chubb, Al held leadership positions at CNA Financial Corp and Hartford Property and Casualty,
and served for several years in various field, corporate agency and marketing roles at other companies. Al, who
holds a Masters degree from the New York Institute of Technology, is an active member in the Professional
Insurance Marketing Association (PIMA) and was tri-chair of the 2009 summer conference.
About AXIS Global Accident & Health
With worldwide headquarters in Princeton, NJ, AXIS Global Accident & Health offers accident and health
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