AXA XL Insurance today announced it has appointed Sylvie Gleises as Head of Client Management, APAC & Europe.

Ms. Gleises takes on the role in addition to her responsibilities as Global Head of Revenue Synergies. She will develop AXA XL’s client strategy and oversee its implementation across the region. Ms. Gleises joined AXA in 2006 and has since held a number of strategic positions including Chief of Staff to the Group’s former Chairman & CEO Henri de Castries, as well as CEO Continental Europe and Global Head of Distribution & Marketing at AXA Art.

Commenting on the appointment, Bruno Laval, Chief Distribution Officer, APAC & Europe and Regional Manager, European Markets, said: “Sylvie’s appointment will further strengthen our client interactions. Her track record is impressive, and I have full confidence in her ability to help our team deliver best-in-class service.”