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Axa PPP Healthcare appoints Nick Groom as distribution director

Axa PPP Healthcare has appointed Nick Groom as its new distribution director.

Groom joins the healthcare division from Axa Life, where he was distribution and marketing director for its corporate business.

He will now be responsible for intermediated and corporate business as well as providing support for Axa UK’s health and wellbeing support business, Axa ICAS.

Sun Life Direct managing director Mark Howes is taking on the additional responsibility of leading acquisition and retention for Axa PPP Healthcare’s direct personal business, enabling the healthcare business to build on his expertise in consumer direct distribution.

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  1. WHERE IS NICK NOW ? I BELIEVE IN HIM AND WANT TO SUPPORT HIM.

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