PARIS (Reuters) – Axa announced Monday the launch of a dedicated incubator to new technologies in the insurance sector, with 100 million euros
The French group number. two insurance in Europe after the German Allianz, said in a statement that this incubator, called Kamet, will be directed by Stéphane Guinet, the current CEO of AXA Global Direct, which includes all activities direct insurance group.
Stéphane Guinet will be replaced as head of AXA Global Direct Xavier Veyry, currently CEO of AXA Global Direct for Asia, effective 1 January.
Axa also announced the creation of an entity, Axa Partners, dedicated to the development of international partnerships for distribution and the creation of new insurance offers.
(Matthew Protard; Editing by Dominique Rodriguez)