About Us

About us

Using our presence in more than 20 countries across the Americas, Asia and Europe, we offer our clients expertise gained from over 50 years of experience in the international art market. Being specialists gives us a unique perspective as we combine a professional business outlook with a fierce passion for art and its enjoyment, protection and conservation.

Our philosophy

The AXA ART Group’s mission is to protect the collecting and art community against financial loss resulting from physical loss or damage to the insured objects and to help preserve cultural objects for future generations.

Due to its global presence and network of art experts deeply embedded into the global arts community, AXA ART maintains in-depth knowledge of the values and trends of the international art market.

AXA ART not only helps its clients to protect their assets but also provides expert advice on all aspects of managing a collection including loss prevention, mitigation and conservation.

Key figures

  • AXA ART is the No.1 art insurance specialist worldwide
  • We operate in more than 20 countries
  • We have over 50 years of experience in the art market
  • Even sales distribution in the regions
  • 26% of business in North- and South America
  • 26% of business in South-West Europe
  • 26% of business in Northern Europe, the Middle East and Asia
  • 22% of business in Central and Eastern Europe

Our management team

The international AXA ART Group is governed by a Global Leadership Team. This consists of the Members of the Board as well as the leadership of our international companies and branches.

Kai Kuklinski
Global CEO of AXA ART & Member of the Board
Christian Muller
Global Chief Operating Officer of AXA ART & Member of the Board
Dr. Alexander Wiebe
Global Chief Financial Officer of AXA ART & Member of the Board
Sylvie Gleises
Regional CEO AXA ART South-West Europe & Global Head of Distribution, Marketing and Communication
Irina Buchmann
President and CEO AXA ART Americas Region
Anthony Osborn
CEO of AXA ART’s North-Europe, Middle-East and Asia-Pacific Region
Thomas Belohlavek
Managing Director of Switzerland
Christian Metten
Managing Director of Germany, Austria, Denmark and Poland

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