AXA PPP healthcare appoints key client director

AXA PPP healthcare has appointed Richard Saunders as key client director for its large corporate healthcare business.

Saunders has worked in the insurance industry for over 30 years, specialising in health and wellbeing for the last 18 years with a focus on self-funded healthcare plans.

He set up and was responsible for sales at health and risk management company Healix Health Services, growing the Healix Trust book of business after being promoted to sales director.

He will report to Owen Oliver, head of key clients.

Oliver said: ‘[ Saunders’] insight and expertise will be of great value both to our existing trusts clients and to other larger sized companies considering introducing or developing self-funded schemes to meet their employees’ healthcare needs.’