Matthieu André joined AXA in 1995 as Financial Controller. Following that, he became successively Vice-President of Corporate Finance and Treasury of AXA Equitable in the United States in 1998 and then Senior Vice-President in charge of AXA Group Investor Relations in Paris in 2001. In 2006, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Representative Director of AXA Japan, before becoming CEO of AXA Global Distributors in 2009 (the unit in charge of European Variable Annuities development). In 2012, he was appointed Deputy CEO of AXA Global Life, and since 2014 he also oversees the Life Reinsurance activities. Prior to joining AXA, Matthieu André had spent most of his career as a consultant at Ernst & Young specialized in the Financial Service sector. He is a graduate of E.S.L.S.C.A business school.