Axel Kasongo is an insurance and reinsurance professional, management consultant and business development professional.
He helps companies get the best solutions for unique business challenges and assists business grow faster, better and smarter.
Axel has helped companies streamline work process and increase efficiency, improve operations management, market more effectively and increase their customer base.
He possesses an extensive knowledge of the insurance and reinsurance industry. He has experience in both long and short-term insurance in subcategories personal, commercial and corporate business.
Axel enjoys assisting insurance companies to develop the more efficient reinsurance program according to their reinsurance needs and requirements, from traditional reinsurance agreements to more complex reinsurance risks, to reduce their risk exposure and create opportunities for sustained growth.
Axel previously served as a Regional Account Manager for a Global Integrated Insurance and Reinsurance Company and Financial Services Provider where he was responsible for leading the organisation’s reinsurance program and managing a portfolio including the US Embassy, Greenpeace, Vodacom, John Hopkins University, the Anglo-French oil and gas firm Perenco, the micro-finance international organisation FINCA to name a few.
Axel holds a Master of Commerce in Economics from the University of Pretoria, BCom (Hons) in Economics from the University of Pretoria and BCom (Hons) in Development Studies, Entrepreneurship and Management from the Catholic University.
He currently lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. The most important to Axel though is encouraging young people to pursue their dreams and achieve their greatness and his charitable endeavours with kids with intellectual disabilities.