A replacement has not yet been announced


AXA France chairman and chief executive Nicolas Moreau is stepping down from his role on 30 June after 25 years at the company.

His replacement will be announced shortly.

Prior to being head of AXA France Moreau was head of the insurer’s UK and Ireland business. He also oversees AXA Global Direct and AXA Partners.

Before that he was chief executive of AXA Investment Managers.

AXA Group chairman and chief executive officer Henri De Castries said: ”Nicolas has had an exemplary career at AXA, and I want to very warmly thank him for his many contributions to the success of the Group in his successive roles.

”With AXA France’s teams, he has achieved remarkable results, focusing the organization on improving the quality of service to our clients and investing in its transformation.

“He has also been instrumental in the development of our ecosystem of innovation. Many of us are sad to see Nicolas leave AXA, but we understand his decision, and I know he will be very successful in his future endeavour.”