AXA XL appoints new head of healthcare on Bermuda


AXA XL has appointed Shellé Hendrickson as head of healthcare in its Bermuda Insurance business. She succeeds Vivienne Moniz who was recently promoted to head of excess casualty, Bermuda.

In her new role, Hendrickson will be responsible for developing, implementing and driving strategies of the healthcare underwriting unit.

Hendrickson has 13 years of experience in the insurance industry, specializing in casualty, life science and healthcare underwriting. She joined XL Insurance (Bermuda), now XL Bermuda, in 2013 as assistant vice president and has taken on progressively senior roles including most recently as vice president, excess casualty underwriter.

Patrick Tannock, XL Bermuda CEO, Insurance, said: “This promotion underscores the breadth and depth of talent we have at AXA XL. The Bermuda market and our industry in general works to provide solutions to the most complex existing risks while striving to stay ahead of emerging and future risks. Attracting, developing and promoting the best local talent are critical to our efforts.”

Moniz added: “We are fortunate to have Shellé lead our healthcare team. She has consistently been a key contributor to the success of our Bermuda platform. She is highly regarded by brokers, clients and colleagues for her underwriting acumen and commitment to professional excellence. She is a true ambassador for AXA XL and the Bermuda market.”

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