AXA XL snags new terrorism underwriter
AXA XL’s Crisis Management and Specialty Risk business announced the appointment of Francisco Arias as Senior Underwriter for War, Terrorism and Political Violence. Arias will be based in Atlanta and report to Morgan Shrubb, AXA XL’s chief terrorist in the US.
Arias began his insurance career as a trainee at Aspen Insurance, moving between different departments including energy and construction insurance, auditing, environmental damage and crisis management.
He also worked in London for Terrorism Underwriters at Lloyd’s and as a terrorism underwriter in the US and Latin American markets. Most recently, he worked for Marsh as K&R Business Development and facultative reinsurance broker in Latin America.
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“Francisco brings specialist knowledge and excellent underwriting skills,” said Shrubb. “Given the global nature of our customers’ needs, his experience in multiple international markets is a great asset to our growing team.”