LUXEMBOURG, 17 January 2019 – The OneLife Company S.A. (“OneLife”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Romain Chevalier as the firm’s Chief Commercial Officer. Romain joined OneLife at the beginning of January, following the completion of the acquisition of the company by the APICIL Group.
Romain has considerable experience in the life insurance industry and in sales and marketing functions. He worked previously as Chief Commercial Officer of Intencial, the APICIL brand dedicated to France’s Independent Financial Advisor network, and was Managing Director of APICIL Life France. Prior to these positions, Romain worked at Skandia Life as Marketing Director.
Antonio Corpas, Chief Executive Officer at OneLife, commented: “Romain’s strong track record of developing long-standing relationships with partners in the life assurance sector is very positive and will allow OneLife to continue to drive growth across its markets working with IFAs, private banks, family offices and other wealth management firms.”
Romain Chevalier, Chief Commercial Officer, added: “I am delighted to take up this exciting new opportunity with OneLife, a firm with significant international expertise in cross-border wealth solutions for the (U)HNW segment and a dynamic and agile team of people who put quality and client experience at the heart of their daily work. As part of this team, I look forward to developing our cross-market proposition further”.
In addition, Anthony Lorrain is appointed Chief Investment Officer at OneLife with immediate effect. This new role highlights the importance OneLife attaches to its strong capability in the area of Investments - both traditional and non-traditional assets - and the key role they play in the structuring of successful wealth solutions for clients over the long-term. In his time with OneLife, Anthony, whose background is in Unquoted Assets & Private Equity, has been instrumental in helping to build the firm’s cross-border value proposition and stimulating business opportunities.
Romain and Anthony are members of OneLife’s Executive Committee.
The OneLife Company S.A. – and its parent company, The OneLife Holding S.à.r.l. – exists to overturn conventional attitudes to life assurance. As a specialist in this area with more than 25 years experience, OneLife develops cross-border financial planning solutions for ultra-high-net-worth, high-net-worth, and high-affluent clients across Europe and beyond. Whether it’s a question of long-term savings, inheritance planning, or simply understanding how to better manage your wealth, OneLife is dedicated to providing sophisticated, compliant and innovative solutions that are crafted to suit each individual and their evolving needs. Together with a solid network of select partners — including private banks, family offices, and independent financial advisers — OneLife’s dynamic team of international experts offers a fresh approach that helps understand and anticipate the needs of wealthy clients in a world of change.
About Groupe APICIL
The APICIL Group, France’s fourth-largest social protection group with turnover of €2.4 billion, offers a full range of high-performance, bespoke solutions in health and personal protection, savings and financial services, and retirement for individuals and professionals. The Group’s 2,144 employees lend their expertise each day to the more than 46,000 companies and 2.2 million policyholders protected. The Group, with its members, is dedicated to satisfying its customers by meeting their every need, from the most general to the most specific (disability, mass retail, public buildings and works, etc.), and in all stages of their lives. Mutualistic and paritarian, the APICIL Group supports general-interest causes, thereby helping advance major societal projects.