Matthew V. O’Malley Appointed as Chief Client & Distribution Officer for the Americas at AXA XL

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By: | May 3, 2024

AXA XL named Matthew V. O’Malley as its chief client & distribution officer for the Americas, effective immediately.

“Our growth plans revolve around helping our clients grow and succeed,” said Lucy Pilko, the region’s chief executive officer. “With his collaborative leadership style, focus on data and analytics, and steadfast commitment to clients, Matt is well prepared for his new responsibilities.”

In his new role, O’Malley will lead AXA XL’s U.S. zonal teams, Canada and Bermuda country distribution, client engagement, broker engagement, and marketing activities in the Americas. He will work closely with clients and distribution partners across AXA XL’s product lines to foster long-term partnerships and enhance client experience and engagement.

O’Malley brings a wealth of experience to his new position. He has spent 25 years in the insurance industry, holding numerous underwriting and management positions. Most recently, he served as AXA XL’s U.S. country manager, overseeing AXA XL’s collective business activity in the U.S. insurance market. Previously, he led AXA XL’s North America Environmental insurance business for eight years and later also took on the underwriting management responsibility of their E&S casualty business. &

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