• Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Born on August 21, 1955
  • French Nationality

Expertise and experience

Mr. Gérald Harlin is a graduate of ESSEC. From 1979 to 1990, Mr. Gérald Harlin held several positions with the Total Group. He was Head of Corporate Finance Department for North America, Mining & Chemical Subsidiaries from 1989 to 1990. Mr. Gérald Harlin started working for the AXA Group in 1990 as Corporate Treasurer and became Head of Corporate Finance in 1991. In 1994, he was named Chief Financial Officer of AXA Asset Management Europe and its subsidiaries and Chief Executive Officer of AXA Banque. He joined AXA France in 1997 as Chief Investment Manager. In 2000 he was appointed Market Program Manager of AXA France in charge of CRM and marketing products. He became Chief Financial Officer of AXA France in 2001 until March 2003. From 2003 to 2009, Mr. Gérald Harlin became Executive Vice President, Finance & Control of the AXA Group. Since 2010, Mr. Gérald Harlin has been Group Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Group’s Executive Committee since July 2008. As of July 1st, 2016, Mr. Gérald Harlin joined the Group’s Management Committee.

As of March 2017

Directorships currently held in the AXA Group

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: AXA China, AXA America Holdings, Inc. (United States)
  • Chief Executive Officer and member of the Management Board: Vinci B.V. (The Netherlands)
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors: AXA Holdings Belgium SA (Belgium), AXA Mediterranean Holding, S.A.U. (Spain)
  • Chairman: AXA Œuvres d’Art, Lor Patrimoine, Oudinot Participations
  • Director or member of the Supervisory Board or member of the Management Committee: AXA ASIA, AXA Global P&C, AXA Liabilities Managers, CFP Management
  • Permanent representative of: AXA to the board of AXA Investment Managers, Société Beaujon to the board of AXA Real Estate Investment Managers

Directorships currently held outside the AXA Group

Not applicable

Directorships held during the last five years

  • Chief Executive Officer – none director: AXA China
  • Managing Director: RGI Holdings B.V. (the Netherlands)
  • Director, member of the Supervisory Board or member of the Management Committee: AXA Group Solutions, GIE AXA Group Solutions, Architas Advisory Services Limited (United Kingdom), Architas Multi-manager Limited (United Kingdom), AXA Aurora Vida S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros (Spain), AXA Life Europe Limited (Ireland), AXA Mediterranean Holding, S.A. (Spain), AXA Seguros Generales, S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros (Spain), AXA Vida, S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros (Spain)