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  • Directeur Général
  • AXA


Dr. Thomas Buberl graduated with a business degree from WHU Koblenz (Germany), a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Lancaster University (UK) and a PhD in Economics from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland). In 2008, he was honored as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. From 2000 to 2005, Mr. Thomas Buberl worked at the Boston Consulting Group as a consultant for the banking and insurance sector in Germany and abroad. From 2005 to 2008 he worked for the Winterthur Group as a member of the Executive Board of Winterthur in Switzerland, first as Head of Operations and later as Head of Marketing and Distribution. He then joined Zurich Financial Services where he was Managing Director in charge of Switzerland. From 2012 to April 2016, he was CEO of AXA Konzern AG (Germany). In 2012, he was a member of the Executive Committee of AXA. In March 2015, he became CEO of the Health Insurance business line and member of the AXA Management Committee. In January 2016, Mr. Thomas Buberl was also appointed Global Head of Life & Savings. From March 21, 2016 to August 31, 2016, Mr. Thomas Buberl was Deputy Chief Executive Officer of AXA. Since September 1, 2016, Mr. Thomas Buberl has been Chief Executive Officer and Director of AXA.