Independent Consultant and ex-CEO, AXA Art
Annabel’s experience in the Art and High Net Worth insurance market spans more than 2 decades. She began her career as a graduate trainee underwriter with Hiscox in 1995, taking over the Fine Art account in 1998. Shortly after the events of 9/11, she joined the AIG backed Lloyd’s start-up syndicate, Ascot, to write their Art and High Net Worth account. Three years later, in 2005, Annabel moved to AXA ART to head up their team of underwriters in the London office, insuring international private, commercial and institutional risks with an art focus. As CEO of the London operation from 2007-2014, she was responsible for all business written out of the U.K. and Asian offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and China, business emanating from Scandinavia and Australia, as well as international business coming into the London Market via Lloyd’s brokers. Annabel currently works as a consultant to various businesses in the London insurance market.