Parul is Head of AXA NEXT Lab Europe at AXA Group. She is responsible for start-up eco system strategy and deal origination for partnering, business model innovation and investments in Digital Health, Mobility, Cyber Security and Fintech. She was recognised as Top 17 Powerful women in Insurtech in 2020 and features on the Women in Fintech Powerlist for Global Fintech Industry. A mentor at Pitch@Palace & Mayor of London’s International Business Partnering and Business Growth Programme, she is a Board advisor to Insurance Times on Technology and Innovation. Parul is well regarded Insurtech thought leader, speaker and blogger and contributing author to “The AI Book”.
An economist and CFA Charter-holder, she has held senior strategist, M&A and investor roles, globally at AXA, Aviva, Family office VC and Citigroup.