AXA Advisors and Vincent Parascandola
AXA Advisors is a highly-regarded insurance and financial services firm with offices around the world. Founded in 1816 as Mutuelle de L’assurance contre L’incendie, it expanded rapidly during the 20th Century. The company adopted the name AXA in 1999.
AXA has a long history of philanthropy. Established in 2008, the AXA Research Fund has funded over 250 projects in 22 countries. Much of the money is used to endow research and education chairs at leading institutions.
This company is also known for taking ethics and social responsibility seriously. In May of 2016, AXA announced that it would no longer invest in tobacco shares and bonds. AXA has been rated as the #1 insurance company in the world by Interbrand for 8 consecutive years. AXA has a big presence in the New York Metro area.
Vincent Parascandola is the Senior Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors for that region. Parascandola has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry. His management skills are impressive. Before he took on his current role, Parascandola was a co-manager of the AXA’s New York Metro office. As a co-manager, he was responsible for 400 insurance professionals in the tri-state region.
Parascandola is a member of several professional organizations, including GAMA and LIMRA. As the holder of an industry securities regulation, and is subject to SEC and FINRA rules.
Vincent Parascandola is a graduate of Pace University in New York. In 2014, he returned to give the commencement address. As an award-winning leader with an impressive career, he is in demand as a speaker for company and industry conferences.