Thanks to the uncertain nature of life, everybody needs to keep their finances and wealth in check. This sounds just hectic and that’s where AXA Advisors come in. This is a French multinational insurance firm that offers several insurance options dealing with financial savings, wealth management, retirement plans, investment management, casualty insurance, employee benefits and life insurance. Its headquarters are in Paris.
AXA Advisors was originally founded in 1816 as the Ancienne Mutuelle. It got its name AXA in 1985 after its acquisition of the Drouot Group. The company has greatly grown over the years and currently serves over 103 million individual and corporate clients. AXA has risen to be one of the best insurance firms in the world and has been ranked as the world’s leading insurance brand, for the last eight consecutive years.
With a brand value growth of 14% in 2016, AXA is one of the fastest growing insurance firms worldwide. In 2016, it joined the top 3 global financial services brands. It has established branches all over the world with offices in Australia, North America, Africa, Europe and Asia. Besides its role in insurance, the company gives to charity via the AXA Foundation. It is also greatly concerned about the human health and stopped investing in tobacco bonds and shares in May 2016.
One of the reasons why AXA Advisors will continue to be at the top of its game is the highly experienced team serving its customers. The team comprises of over 6000 financial professionals. The New York Branch is led by Senior Executive Vice President, Vincent Parascandola. Parascandola holds a BS. Degree in Computer Science from Pace University- Lubn School of Business. He has worked at AXA Advisors since 2004 when he began as a co-manager at the AXA New York Metro Branch. Before joining AXA, he worked for 14 years at MONY Life insurance Company which gave him a good background to work at AXA. Due to his skills and management expertise, he has received numerous awards for example the GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Award. He is also known for his public speaking skills.