AXA XL names new chief knowledge and analytics officer
AXA XL has appointed Ashok Krishnan as the new Chief Data and Analytics Officer, whose job it is to further strengthen the insurer’s innovation and technology-oriented approach in order to accelerate its data strategy.
Krishnan is a perfect fit for his new role when he moves from AXA Hong Kong to AXA XL, where he served as Chief Data Officer and Customer Experience Director. He led the Analytics, AI & Data Science, Customer Experience, Insights, CRM Marketing and Data Management & Governance functions for AXA’s life, health and P&C insurance businesses.
Prior to joining AXA in 2013, he worked at Prudential plc and Xchanging, focusing on strategy, sales, operations and transformation, and finance functions.
In his new role, Krishnan will report to AXA XL’s Chief Operating Officer, Matthieu Caillat, and will be based in London.
Caillat commented on the appointment as follows: “I am delighted to welcome Ashok to AXA XL. His extensive expertise and background in analytics and data science, as well as his knowledge of the P&C insurance market, will further strengthen AXA XL’s innovation and technology-driven approach as we accelerate our data strategy. “