Keeping it simple

Corporate wrap lined up for early 2012, and no guarantees on commission post-RDR. But Paul McMahon’s primary focus is making sure Axa do the simple things well, says John Greenwood


Durham, 1963

BA Politics, Durham University

Married, with a son

Played for Chester 30 years ago in third division
(centre half or holding midfield player). “There
were not many high points playing for Chester,
aside from training with Ian Rush.”

Enjoys modern film, golf Previously managing director of Axa Distribution Services.

Held a number of senior roles within Zurich Financial Services Group

Started his financial services career in corporate finance with Barclays