Chairman and Underwriting Director
Patrick has 37 years’ experience in the field of major corporate and Specialty risks at AXA Corporate Solutions, where he was Deputy CEO from 2000 to 2015.
He has also held various positions within federations and professional groupings in the marine and transport insurance market in France and internationally: Chairman of Garex and of Gatex from 1995 to 2015, Chairman of the French Insurance Federation (FFSA) marine and transport committee from 2005 to 2015, member of the Board of Directors of GAB Robins Aviation Ltd in London and the boards of various insurance companies in the United States, Hong Kong and Europe. He was chairman of IUMI (the International Union of Marine Insurance) from 2003 to 2006.
Patrick is 63 and a graduate of E.S.C.A.E. and C.H.E.A.
Olivier has 20 years’ experience as a broker with large international companies, particularly in logistics and shipping. Between 1997 and 2013, he held various marketing positions at Gras Savoye, including those of International Marketing Director and Marine and Transport Director. He was subsequently appointed Head of Verlingue Paris and member of the group's Management Committee, in charge of the business development team and the international department.
Olivier is 44 and a graduate of the ESSEC Business School
Charles has worked continuously at AXA Corporate Solutions after joining them in 2007. At AXA he held positions in operational control and then as a marine insurance underwriter. In 2012, as a member of their international underwriting unit, he took on responsibility for strategy, business development and innovation with the brief to detect opportunities, identify avenues of profitable growth and develop innovations in terms of products, services and business handling.
Charles is 35 and a graduate of the EM Lyon Business School
Michele began his career in 2004 at the Generali Group head office where he was in charge of Marine technical coordination and control. In 2007 he joined AXA Corporate Solutions as a senior cargo underwriter. In 2010, he was appointed member of the management committee of their Hong Kong subsidiary where he contributed to the development of business in the northern Asia region. On his return to France in 2014 he took on responsibility for the international and commodities portfolios.
Michele is 41 and a graduate of the University of Pisa and the MIB School of Management (MIRM)
Camille graduated from ENASS with a Bachelor’s Degree in Insurance (production, underwriting and policy management) after having obtained a Higher National Diploma in Business Management at the IUT in Sceaux. During her studies, she had 2-year work experience at SIACI Saint Honoré and AXA Corporate Solutions. She joined WeSpecialty in September 2016 to assist our team in business development.
Camille is 24 and currently studying for an Insurance Master’s Degree at ENASS-IFPASS during her internship with WeSpecialty