Evan Waks, Ageas (UK)
chief risk officer
Evan Waks was appointed as Ageas UK’s chief risk officer in September 2019, with the responsibility for risk, compliance, legal, and company secretariat for the UK business. As part of Ageas’s executive team, Waks also contributes to the leadership and decision-making of the wider UK business. He is a seasoned insurance professional with three decades of industry experience. Waks joined Ageas from AXA, where he spent 17 years of his career in a number of finance roles before becoming CRO. Prior to AXA, he worked at Fedsure Group, a medium-sized South African-based financial services group. Waks studied BSc Actuarial at the University of Witwatersrand and is a fellow at the Institute of Actuaries.