AXA expands Kevin Molloy’s role as Head of Retirement Plan Services

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January 4, 2017

NEW YORK – AXA, a leading financial protection company, announced today that Kevin Molloy, Head of Retirement Plan Services, is expanding his role and will now oversee the 403(b), 401(k), 457 and Associations retirement businesses.  He continues to report to Brian Winikoff, Senior Executive Vice President and Head of US Life, Retirement and Wealth Management for AXA US.

“Kevin has been with AXA for 17 years and successfully led the Employer Sponsored Retirement business since 2013, securing a foundation for the next phase of growth for AXA as a highly competitive, customer-focused company,” said Winikoff.  “He is highly regarded within AXA and the industry at large, and we are pleased to have him expand his responsibilities to head all of our Retirement Plan Services businesses.”

Previously, Molloy was senior vice president of AXA’s Business Support and Development area and shareholder representative for a number of AXA Group entities, including AXA in the US, AXA Life Japan, AXA Investment Managers, AllianceBernstein, and AXA Life Invest at the Paris-headquartered AXA Group. Prior to that role, Molloy also served as chief financial officer of AXA Global Life.

Molloy joined AXA in the US in 1999 as director of corporate finance, and was named to roles of increasing responsibility in investor relations and distribution finance. He began his career as an economist and corporate profits analyst with the United States Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis.

He holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of Connecticut.

About AXA

“AXA” is a brand name of AXA Equitable Financial Services, LLC and its family of companies, including AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company (NY, NY), MONY Life Insurance Company of America (AZ stock company, administrative office: Jersey City, NJ), AXA Advisors, LLC, and AXA Distributors, LLC. In business since 1859, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company is a leading financial protection company and one of the nation’s premier providers of life insurance and annuity products distributed to individuals and business owners through its retail distribution channel, AXA Advisors, LLC (member FINRA, SIPC) and to the financial services market through its wholesale distribution channel, AXA Distributors, LLC (member FINRA, SIPC).

AXA S.A. (also referred to as “AXA Group”) is a Paris-headquartered holding company for a group of international insurance and financial services companies, including AXA Equitable Financial Services, LLC companies. AXA S.A. is a worldwide leader in financial protection strategies and wealth management with 103 million clients in 64 countries as of Dec. 31, 2015. AXA S.A. has been ranked the No. 1 insurance brand in the world by Interbrand for eight consecutive years as of Oct. 5, 2016.

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