Currently President & CEO for AXA Insurance Company (US), the AXA Group’s Property & Casualty Commercial Insurance Company based in NY. She joined AXA in 2015, as Global Head of Business Development for AXA P&C, from an extensive career at AIG where her final role as Head of Client Engagement, across 47 countries of EMEA, based in London was preceded by a variety of market facing leadership roles in Europe, the Gulf Region and the United States. Dawn is also is responsible for AXA’s Women as Entrepreneurs global business segment initiative. Prior to her time at AIG, to gain a stronger view into transactional risk & government relations, she spent several years in the Central/ Eastern Energy sector focused on acquisition and brownfield opportunities for North American investors. She began her career as a Political Risks Insurance analyst at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) followed by a broking career at Willis Corroon. Dawn was an inaugural IIS Leader of Tomorrow and now program mentor, founding member of the EMEA Women’s Leadership Team (WLT) – an insurance industry forum, and active in both APIW & ISC missions focused on leadership empowerment through diversity and innovation. She holds a BA in International Politics from The American University in Washington DC, and advance program certifications from Universite de Caen – France, INSEAD, and The Chicago Booth School of Business ; and is also a Rotary Graduate Scholar.