AXA is a French-based global insurance company that has its headquarters on the 8th arrondissement of Paris. This insurance firm engages in global insurance, financial services as well as investment strategy. This outstanding company is renowned throughout the world as the leader in insurance for eight successive years. This distinction is based on the value of the brand. AXA is a company that is among the top three worldwide financial services as of 2016. The company operates mainly in Western Europe, North America, Middle East as well as the Asia Pacific region. They also have a notable presence in Africa. AXA is a brand of independently run subsidiaries which are operated according to the rules and regulations of the countries that they are located in.
Apart from its outstanding insurance services, AXA is also renowned for its involvement in philanthropic activities. AXA’s most popular charitable contributions are mainly towards art and the society. However, the company has also founded the AXA Research Fund. Established in 2008, the AXA Research Fund provides assistance to research that is focused on understanding as well as the prevention of risks to the environment, society and human life in general. This organization has funded 265 research projects within three years.
In North America, the president of AXA Advisors is Vincent Parascandola. Also known as Vinny, Parascandola is the person responsible for managing development, sales, recruiting of new experts, retention, productivity, as well as the development of new and seasoned financial experts. One of the factors that make Vinny uniquely qualified for this job is his over two decades of experience in the sector. He began his career back in 1987 serving Prudential as an agent in 1987. His service to Prudential saw Vinny awarded as the National Rookie of the Year. In 1990, Parascandola joined MONY Life Insurance and held numerous local and regional field management roles.
Vincent is an individual who is recognized as an accomplished manager. Throughout his career, Vinny has received numerous management awards. These awards include the GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Awards. Vincent is also a perfect orator and a sought after speaker. He has spoken in many company as well as industry summits including GAMA’s national LAMP Meeting.