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Helen Browne



Director representing the employees shareholders

Irish Nationality

Directorship and number of AXA shares

Appointed on June 30, 2020 - Term expires at the 2024 Shareholders’ Meeting
First appointment on June 30, 2020
Number of AXA shares on March 12, 2023: 152,029 

Expertise and experience

Mrs. Helen Browne graduated in law from the University of Kent at Canterbury (United Kingdom) (English & French Law), and the University of Grenoble (France). She is a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1994. She joined Linklaters in 1987, working in London, Brussels and Paris and then joined the Legal Department of AXA Group in 2001 as Head of Finance before taking on the role of Head of M&A in 2009. In 2014, she was appointed AXA Group Deputy General Counsel and since 2016, she has been AXA Group General Counsel. Since June 2020, Mrs. Helen Browne has been the employee shareholder representative to the AXA Board of Directors and since March 25, 2021, a member of the AXA Management Committee.

Directorships held within the AXA Group

  • Director representing the employee shareholders: AXA
  • Director or member of the Supervisory Board: GIE AXA, XL Insurance Company SE (Ireland)

Directorship held outside the AXA Group

  • Member: Haut Comité Juridique de la Place Financière de Paris

Directorships held during the last five years

  • Director: AXA Corporate Solutions Assurance, RESO (Russia)