Denis Duverne to be succeeded by Antoine Gosset-Grainville as Chairman of AXA in April 2022

15 March 2021 —
French insurance giant AXA announced Denis Duverne, Chairman of AXA's Board of Directors, will retire at the end of his current mandate in April 2022, as planned.

"Following a comprehensive succession process led by the Compensation & Governance Committee of AXA's Board over the past two years, the Board has unanimously decided to appoint Antoine Gosset-Grainville as Chairman, effective on Denis Duverne's retirement in April 2022".

"I am pleased that the Board has come to a unanimous decision on my successor, Antoine Gosset-Grainville. Antoine's extensive experience in the world of business and public affairs, as well as his entrepreneurial track record in building a successful law firm in Paris, will bring a great deal to AXA and help drive the next phase of the Group's success. I look forward to working closely with Antoine over the next year to ensure a smooth transition", said Duverne.

"I look forward to working closely with Denis Duverne, Thomas Buberl and the Board over the next year to ensure a successful transition in April 2022", announced Gosset-Grainville .