PARIS, OCTOBER 18, 2016
From October 1st 2016, Sylvain Villeroy de Galhau, Head of Acquisitions and CEO of AXA Liabilities Managers United Kingdom, is appointed CEO of AXA Liabilities Managers. Cédric de Linares will remain Executive President of AXA Liabilities Managers until June 2017.
Sylvain Villeroy de Galhau joined AXA in 2000. After several years of experience in underwriting non-life insurance followed by performance management and strategy roles at the AXA head office, he joined the AXA Liabilities Managers Executive Committee as Chief Financial Officer in 2007. He was appointed CEO of AXA Liabilities Managers UK and Head of Acquisitions in 2013. He successfully closed several acquisitions allowing AXA Liabilities Managers to deploy its first fund dedicated to run-off acquisitions and funded by external investors. In his new position as CEO of AXA Liabilities Managers, he will continue to support the growth of AXA Liabilities Managers business by leading the fund-raising and acquisition strategy.
Cédric de Linares started his career in
insurance at the UAP (Union des Assurances de Paris), acquired in 1996
by the AXA Group. Cédric served as Head of AXA Group Corporate Finance
for three years before founding AXA Liabilities Managers in January