AXA Global Asset Management CEO departs

AXA Global Asset Management CEO departs

AXA has announced Véronique Weill, CEO of AXA Global Asset Management, group chief customer officer and member of the management committee of the AXA group, has decided to leave the group.

Weill who has spent ten years at AXA said it is now time for her to focus on new professional challenges, in a statement released by the firm announcing the changes.

Weill’s executive responsibilities are to be reassigned to other members of the management committee, including customer, marketing and digital teams, the statement said. All will report directly to AXA’s CEO Thomas Buberl and AXA Global Asset Management staff will now report to Paul Evans, CEO of AXA Global Life & Savings and Health.

Commenting on Weill’s departure, Buberl said: “I would like to very warmly thank Véronique for her many contributions to the Group since she joined in 2006, including her energy and leadership to strengthen AXA’s position as a leading global brand.

“I am personally grateful to have benefitted from her support during the leadership transition through 2016 and, with the other members of the management committee, I wish her the best in her future professional endeavors,” he said.

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