Amanda Blanc, Axa and the CII
Amanda Blanc, President of the CII, CEO of Axa Insurance, Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary
Amanda was appointed in July 2012 as the chief executive officer for AXA Insurance, Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary when the existing Commercial division, to which she was appointed CEO in February 2011, was merged with the Personal Lines Intermediary operation.
In addition to her CEO role, Amanda also sits on AXA's Global Property and Casualty Board and has a non-executive position on the AXA Art board. In July 2012, she was elected as President of the Chartered Insurance Institute in its centenary year.
Prior to this Amanda was deputy group CEO of The Towergate Partnership with responsibility for the Retail Broking division including its e trading business and networks. Before joining Towergate she was distribution and customer services director of Groupama Insurances, and held other senior sales and distribution positions at AXA Insurance and Commercial Union.