AXIS Insurance Appoints Rhonda Lohmar to Vice President, U.S. Programs, for Property and Casualty

PEMBROKE, Bermuda--()--AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (“AXIS Capital”) (NYSE:AXS) today announced the appointment of Rhonda Lohmar as Vice President, U.S. Programs, for AXIS Insurance’s Property and Casualty team. In this role, Ms. Lohmar is responsible for oversight of select AXIS Insurance programs in the Property and Casualty sector. Ms. Lohmar reports to John Tatum, Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Programs, at AXIS Insurance, and is based out of the Company’s Alpharetta, Ga., office.

Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Tatum said, “Rhonda is a proven talent within the Property and Casualty space, and she brings extensive knowledge of the complex risks associated with these programs. Her combined management experience and product knowledge will help AXIS further develop more advanced offerings for our clients. Additionally, she will help ensure our team continually improves our existing products and services to help our clients manage risks in an environment where constant change is the norm.”

Ms. Lohmar has more than 20 years of experience in the Property and Casualty sector, including roles as a carrier underwriter, branch underwriting director and program manager. She joins AXIS from Dallas-based brokerage MarketScout, where she led the development of the firm’s construction practice and inland marine binding facility. Prior to that, she spent a combined 18 years at CNA, including serving as the company’s Construction Underwriting Director and Branch Underwriting Director for its Littleton, Colo., office. She also worked within Travelers Insurance’s National Practice Division.

Ms. Lohmar received a Bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Colorado at Denver. She previously served on the Board of Trustees for the Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress, and was a member of the National Roofing Contractors Association, the National Roofing Legal Resource Center and the Construction Financial Management Association. Ms. Lohmar is a licensed broker in the state of Texas.

About AXIS Capital

AXIS Capital is a Bermuda-based global provider of specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance with shareholders’ equity at December 31, 2016 of $6.3 billion and locations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Singapore, Middle East, Canada and Latin America. Its operating subsidiaries have been assigned a rating of “A+” (“Strong”) by Standard & Poor’s and “A+” (“Superior”) by A.M. Best. For more information about AXIS Capital, visit our website at www.axiscapital.com. Please be sure to follow AXIS Capital on LinkedIn.

About AXIS Insurance

AXIS Insurance — a business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited (NYSE:AXS) —provides Property & Casualty, Professional Lines, Terrorism, Marine, Energy, Aviation, Credit & Political Risk, Environmental, Accident & Health coverages and other customized insurance solutions. Our products are offered through our distribution partners, which include wholesale brokers, retail brokers and designated managing general agents/underwriters (“MGAs”/”MGUs”) in the U.S. and abroad. Coverages are backed by the financial strength and security of the AXIS Insurance Companies, rated “A+” (Strong) by Standard & Poor’s and “A+” (Superior) XV by A.M. Best. For more information, visit our website at http://www.axiscapital.com/en-us/insurance.

Contacts

Investors
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, 441-405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Joe Cohen, 212-715-3524
joseph.cohen@axiscapital.com

Release Summary

Rhonda Lohmar has been appointed VP, US Programs, for AXIS Insurance's Property & Casualty team. She will be responsible for oversight of select P&C programs for AXIS Insurance.

Contacts

Investors
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Linda Ventresca, 441-405-2727
info@axiscapital.com
or
Media
AXIS Capital Holdings Limited
Joe Cohen, 212-715-3524
joseph.cohen@axiscapital.com