François-Xavier Boisseau, chief executive office, Ageas

François-Xavier Boisseau, chief executive office, AgeasFrançois-Xavier Boisseau is a qualified engineer from L’Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Méchanique et Aérotechnique. He joined the AXA Group in 1990 from SNPE, the French national explosive manufacturer.

In 1993, he moved to the UK with AXA UK and held various senior positions including Director of Customer Service. In 1998, he moved to AXA Global Risks as Deputy MD, and returned to AXA UK as Director of Underwriting and Claims in 2000.

In 2003, he joined Groupama Insurances as MD, and was appointed in 2007 CEO for Groupama Insurances and GUK Broking Services.

Following Ageas UK’s acquisition of Groupama Insurances, François-Xavier was appointed CEO Insurance, for Ageas UK in April 2013.