PEMBROKE, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE: AXS), today announced that Martin McCarty has been named as the Company’s Global Treasurer. In this role, he is responsible for overall capital, foreign currency, cash and liquidity management, as well as coordination with ratings agencies on behalf of AXIS Capital. In addition, Mr. McCarty is responsible for providing finance support to the Company’s Risk Funding unit and servicing its strategic capital partners. Mr. McCarty, who has been with AXIS for 15 years, will report to Peter Vogt, Group Chief Financial Officer, and continue to be based in the Company’s Alpharetta, Georgia, office.
“I am excited to be able to fill this role with an internal candidate with such extensive knowledge of AXIS and who can bring such a holistic view of capital to the position,” said Mr. Vogt. “I am sure Martin will approach the Global Treasurer role with all the drive, leadership and collaboration he has exhibited throughout his career.”
Since 2004, Mr. McCarty has held a progression of finance management positions within AXIS, including Head of Finance North America and, most recently, Global Head of Finance Operations. He worked at Regions Financial Corporation prior to AXIS and started his career at Ernst & Young LLP.
About AXIS Capital
AXIS Capital, through its operating subsidiaries, is a global provider of specialty lines insurance and treaty reinsurance with shareholders' equity at June 30, 2019, of $5.6 billion and locations in Bermuda, the United States, Europe, Singapore, Canada, Latin America and the Middle East. 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. Follow AXIS Capital on LinkedIn and Twitter.