AXA is one of the leading financial services and insurance products provider globally and has worldwide operations. It is primarily active in Western Europe, Middle East, North America, Africa and some parts of Asia-Pacific region. It has gross revenue of close to 100 Billion Euros and a global workforce of 166,000 employees, which signifies the company’s massive size. The central area of services AXA deals in includes financial services, a variety of world insurance products and investment management.
After Barclays, AXA is named as the second most active and powerful multinational corporation in a paper published by Vitali et al. in 2011. AXA was formed in the year 1816 and is over 200 years old, which makes it one of the oldest and the most likely financial services providers in the world with a legacy of trust, results and high ethics that echoes throughout its operations worldwide. AXA is a conglomerate and is a group of businesses that operates independently in different countries as per the local legal legislations and guidelines.
The leadership at AXA is primarily responsible for its success, and one of the names that need mention is Vincent Parascandola. He currently serves as the Senior Executive Vice President at AXA and manages a broad range of operations in the group, such as sales, business development, recruitment and staffing, business management, productivity, retention, and more. After completing his studies, Vincent joined one of the major insurance and financial services providers, Prudential where he was even named the National Rookie of the year. After working with Prudential for several years, he joined MONY Life Insurance Company, where he was engaged in internal as well as a field operation for several years, before finally joining AXA in the year 2004.
Over the years, Vincent Parascandola has shown his acumen as a top level executive and a strategic business leader. It is for his high performance and stream of achievement that he received GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Awards. He is one of the most popular speakers and has given keynote speeches in many of the popular events, including LAMP Meeting hosted by GAMA and distribution conferences held by LIMRA.