AXA UK & Ireland – part of the AXA Group – provides provides insurance products, healthcare plans, and wealth management services to 9.9 million customers. It employs 9,000 people.

“Using outside parties is key today, especially for long standing traditional businesses that might not have it in their genes to go fast and fail fast.

“Not so long ago everybody tried to do it by themselves and that has changed. Things can be done four, five, six times faster today than they used to be and having that capability often requires a different team, a different culture.”