Ashok Krishnan

Chief Data Officer and Head of Customer Experience / AXA Hong Kong

Ashok Krishnan is the Chief Data Officer and Head of Customer Experience of AXA Hong Kong. In this role, Ashok leads the various functions including Data Science, Data Governance and Management for AXA Hong Kong in addition to leading AXA’s effort to deliver an excellent experience to our customers. Ashok joined AXA Hong Kong in 2013 as the Head of Strategy and Research and later took on additional responsibility for Analytics before moving into his current role in November 2017.

Prior to joining AXA, Ashok worked with Prudential Plc’s Group Head Office in London and also in their United Kingdom and Europe business across finance and risk functions before moving to Prudential Corporation Asia, taking up a role in Partnership Distribution based in Vietnam.

Ashok has over 15 years of experience and started his career with Bharti Airtel in India as a Telecom Engineer before moving to consulting field and subsequently into the insurance industry.

Ashok is a qualified Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) and Associate Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA). Ashok earned his MBA from Cranfield University, United Kingdom and completed his Electronics Engineering degree at Amrita School of Engineering, India.