Catherine Carlyon

Catherine Carlyon

Country Manager, AXA XL

Carlyon joined AXA XL in 2005 and has led its APAC claims team since 2017. Before her regional role, she was the chief of staff for global claims. She also worked in global claims management for 10 years.

Before joining AXA XL, Carlyon served as a chartered accountant at KPMG for a decade, covering accounting and consulting on organisational, finance, and process matters with insurance companies. During that time, she lived and worked in the UK, Australia, and the US.

In her new role, Carlyon will lead AXA XL’s overall insurance operations and drive the company’s go-to-market strategy in Australia, the third-largest market by gross written premium (GWP) for the company’s APAC and Europe business unit.