At Europe, “a strategic market peninsula, we have great ambitions” (Il Sole 24 Ore Radiocor Plus) – Milan, June 18 – Giacomo Gigantiello will be the new CEO of the Axa Italia Group. As indicated by a note from the insurance company, Gigantiello, 50, joined Axa Italia in March 2017 as ‘Chief Transformation Officer’ and member of the Management Committee and played a primary role in the digital transformation of the company, contributing to the consolidation of the company. Italian company among the ten key markets of the group, with the previous CEO Patrick Cohen, who took over the leadership of Axa’s French operations.
In April of last year the Italian manager was promoted to ‘Chief Strategy & Development Officer’ for the European markets of Axa, reporting directly to the Ceo Europe, Antimo Perretta, with responsibility for strategic direction and coordination of the entities of the group in Switzerland, England, Ireland, Spain and more recently Mexico, sitting as a representative of Axa on the boards of directors of the various subsidiaries. Before joining the insurance group, Gigantiello held positions of responsibility in Finance, Audit, Business Development and Operations in various divisions of GE Capital, up to becoming Coo of GE Capital in Italy and managing director in the companies of the banking group. Previously, he was general manager of GE Capital’s Consumer Finance divisions in the UK and Italy.
The appointment will be made official in the next board of directors of the company, convened in July. ‘I am very happy with this appointment and I am sure that Giacomo, with his thrust centered on innovation for customers and technological transformation, will be able to give strong impetus to the implementation of the 2023 Strategic Plan and guarantee further acceleration to the success story traced. in recent years by Axa in Italy, a strategic market on which we have great ambition, ‘commented Antimo Perretta, CEO of Axa Europe and Latin America and president of Axa Italia, quoted in the note.
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