François Forge

Head of Strategic Innovation Wakam France
SVP with C-level exposure and a strong background in Business Strategy, Digital Innovation, Strategic Partnerships and Business Development.

Currently in charge of:
- Driving New Growth Opportunities,
- Building and Grow Innovation Capabilities,
- Championing Innovation.

Previously has:
- Developed and sold an “AI driven Enterprise” consulting offer targeting the insurance industry,
- Lead the design of disruptive insurance use cases leveraging both AI and Blockchain.
- Designed and implemented of the AXA’s Emerging Customers & Alternative Distributions strategy,
- Driven the business development on this specific customer segment across the Asia region,
- Pioneered digital mobile applications for multiple steps in the insurance value chain,
- Co-founded a consulting firm providing expertise to financial services corporations,
- Piloted the onsite set-up and launch of an operational entity in Western China,
- Directed cross-functional teams in UK, Latin America & Asia.

Bilingual French-English, forward-thinking, intrapreneurial, results-oriented team player at ease in a multicultural environment.