AXA expands Ron Herrmann’s role to include Head of Employee Benefits

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August 25, 2017

NEW YORK – AXA, a leading financial protection company, announced today that Ronald Herrmann will now lead the company’s Employee Benefits business, in addition to maintaining his role as Head of Life Insurance for AXA US. 

“I am pleased to announce that Ron has been appointed to lead our Employee Benefits organization,” said Brian Winikoff, Senior Executive Director and Head of US Life, Retirement and Wealth Management for AXA US.  “Since joining the company in 2015, Ron has held senior leadership roles heading the AXA US Financial Protection business, and his extensive experience and proven track record in developing and executing on strategic growth will be a great asset to the Employee Benefits business.” 

AXA’s Employee Benefits business is now providing group insurance to nearly 900 companies and over 65,000 enrolled employees and dependents. At the heart of the AXA Employee Benefits experience is EB360®, an easy-to-use integrated platform, built from the ground up. While plan enrollment and administration can often be confusing and complex, EB360® delivers clear and concise information all in one place. The user-friendly platform provides support and guidance every step of the way so that employees, employers and brokers can choose their benefit plans and manage them with confidence. 

Leveraging a streamlined underwriting process, the Employee Benefits business offers a comprehensive suite of protection products including dental, vision, life and disability plans. To learn more, visit   

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 seven consecutive years as of Oct. 5, 2015. 

The obligations of AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company and MONY Life Insurance Company of America are backed solely by their claims-paying ability. Find AXA on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn. For more information, visit 

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