Michael A Butt
Michael A Butt has been Chairman of the Board of AXIS Capital (a Bermuda-based company which provides speciality insurance and treaty reinsurance on a global basis) since September 2002. He is also Chairman of the Board of AXIS Specialty Limited. Mr Butt is a director of Said Holdings Limited. Mr Butt has over 40 years of insurance industry experience.
From 1982 to 1986, he was the Chairman of Sedgwick Limited and Vice Chairman of the Sedgwick Group plc.
From 1987 to 1992, Mr Butt served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Star Holdings plc and Eagle Star Insurance Company.
From 1993 to 1998, he was Chief Executive Officer and President of Mid Ocean Limited.
From 1998 to August 2002, Mr Butt was a director of XL Capital Ltd.
Mr Butt is also a former director of the Farmers Insurance Group, BAT Industries and Instituto Nazionale delle Assicuranzioni.