AXA Financial has announced that The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States (Equitable Life) has been renamed AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company.
Equitable Life has been providing life insurance products for 145 years. AXA, the parent of AXA Financial, is one of the world’s largest insurance companies, with approximately 120,000 employees worldwide.
“Changing the name of our life insurance company to AXA Equitable brings together the rich heritage of Equitable Life with the global presence of AXA,” said Christopher M. “Kip” Condron, president and chief executive officer of AXA Financial. “This new presentation of the Equitable and AXA brand names creates a powerful brand image that more accurately reflects our relationship with the AXA Group and our vision to become the industry leader in providing financial protection.”