Christine Nigro served as an Invest in Others Board Member from September 2017 through March 2019.
Christine Nigro was a Managing Director for AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company and Vice Chairman of AXA Advisors, LLC, the broker/dealer for the retail distribution channel for the company.
Ms. Nigro was responsible for managing all aspects of the distribution platforms (Broker-Dealer and Crump), digital strategy and adoption, practice management and field support for 5,200 AXA Advisors financial professionals nationwide.
Ms. Nigro has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, and joined AXA Advisors in February 2006 as chief operating officer (COO) of the broker/dealer. As COO, she played a major role in enhancing the operational efficiency of the broker/dealer and in providing strategic guidance to expand its service, technology and investment product offerings to support the wide range of needs of AXA Advisors financial professionals and clients.
Ms. Nigro has held numerous management roles for domestic and global organizations. Prior to joining AXA Advisors, she was vice president and director of Personal Financial Services, Investment Operations and Customer Service for JP Morgan Chase, where she was responsible for supporting telephone customer sales, service and product administration.
Previously, Ms. Nigro was vice president of the International Private Client Group for Merrill Lynch, where she was responsible for creating new products and developing local markets in the United Kingdom and Australia. Earlier, she spent eight years with Fidelity Investments: four in the United Kingdom where she was responsible for the execution, clearing and custody for the organization’s assets for more than 40,000 clients. Additionally, she spent four years developing treasury and risk systems at Fidelity-owned National Financial Services.
Ms. Nigro currently serves on the board of Invest in Others Chraitable Foundation and previously served on the boards of AXA Advisors, LLC and AXA Network, LLC, 401(k) Investment Committee. She was also named in InvestmentNews’ 2017 Women to Watch. Ms. Nigro earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ithaca College. She holds the FINRA Series 7, Series 24, 51 and U63 registrations.