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BNP Paribas Cardif adjusts organization to engage new challenges

  • 22.04.2013
BNP Paribas Cardif is entering a new phase in its development and preparing for the challenges of tomorrow's insurance sector, with a resolute focus on becoming the global benchmark in insurance partnership and a leader in personal insurance solutions.

To begin this new stage, BNP Paribas Cardif announces the appointment of five new members to its Executive Committee:

- Jacques Faveyrol, Chief Actuary
- Xavier Guilmineau, Head of Asia
- Laurence Hontarrède, Head of Client and Marketing Strategy
- Sophie Joyat, Head of Human Resources
- Francisco Valenzuela, Head of Latin America

BNP Paribas Cardif has a global presence in 36 countries and generates over half of its gross written premiums in international markets (56%).The company recognizes the growing importance of its international profile, notably the positive growth opportunities available in Latin America and Asia.

Listening to customers and an unyielding focus on the quality and pricing of its services are fundamental values for the company. The marketing and actuarial functions have thus been integrated into the Executive Committee.

With the arrival of Sophie Joyat and Laurence Hontarrède, 25% of the members of the Executive Committee are women. This makes it one of the governance bodies with the highest proportion of women in the insurance industry.

See the press release (67 ko).