David McMillan, CEO AVIVA Europe and chairman of the Board of Directors of AVIVA France, said: "I am delighted to welcome Patrick to AVIVA France. Patrick has a clear mandate to set in motion the strategic ambitions of AVIVA France, as well as to accelerate the transformation of the business. Patrick brings a wealth of international experience across several European countries, as well as a strong finance and operational background."
Patrick DIXNEUF said: "I'm proud to join AVIVA France, a key business and strong contributor to the AVIVA Group. I'm confident that, in collaboration with our employees, partners and distributors, we will be able to delight our customers both in a traditional and digital environment."
Patrick DIXNEUF joined AVIVA in January 2011 as Chief Operations Officer for AVIVA Europe and Member of the European Executive Committee. He has held a number of roles across the organisation, most recently finance design, innovation and change director at AVIVA Group. Previously, he was CEO of AVIVA Italy between 2012 and 2016.