Cecile joined AXA in June 2014 as Head of R&D foresight, after working as a foresight senior consultant at Futuribles, in Paris.
She is associated researcher at the CSO (CNRS – Sciences po Paris). Her field of research is sociology of risks (health, environment, cyber etc) and catastrophes (Fukushima, etc).
She is in charge of elaborating deep insights into social, political and technologies trends, conducting horizon scanning on future constraints, opportunities, game changers of the insurance. She connects AXA with academic and research communities in order to develop both internal and external networks of experts focused on the future of insurance (e.g. on topic like blockchain, connected and personalized health, driverless car, artificial intelligence, etc).
She is currently working on the use of blockchain in the insurance sector. The method used to understand the future of blockchain is that of scenario building.