AXA is a French insurance company that has subsidiaries throughout the world. It was founded in 1816 in Paris and has become, along with Barclays and State Street corporation, one of the three most powerful companies in the world providing global financial stability and market competition. The financial services and products that AXA provides includes retirement products and services offered through their professional financial advisors. AXA also offers several types of life insurance products including Term Life Insurance, Whole Life Insurance, Universal Life Insured, Variable Universal Life Insurance, Indexed Universal Life Insurance, and Survivorship Life Insurance.

In 2008 AXA established the AXA Research fund which it endowed with €100 million. This fund supports research that seeks to identify and prevent threats to human life, society, and the environment. AXA has also established AXA Heart in Action which funds artistic and social initiatives around the world.

One of the top executives for AXA US is Senior Executive Vincent Parascandola. Working out of his New York office Vincent Parascandola is responsible for over 200 financial advisors in New Jersey. In addition to increasing the productivity of existing AXA financial advisers, he also recruits and trains new recruits. He has been in his current position for three years and with AXA US since 2005. Prior to joining AXA US he was with The Money Group both as an executive and as a financial advisor. He has also been an agent for Prudential Insurance, where he was named Rookie of the Year, and a Systems Analyst at Irving Trust Company.

Among the awards that Vincent Parascandola has collected in his career includes the GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Awards. He has also become a speaker who is a popular choice to speak at company and industry conferences. Vincent Parascandola also gave the commencement speech at his alma mater Pace University in 2014. He had earned his Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science from the Pace University – Lubin School of Business.