The Greater New York City is an investment hub with numerous investment companies and even greater number of highly qualified industry professionals including financial advisors. Only those financial advisors with the experience, skills and education background have the capability of landing high net worth customers. One such individual who has developed a reputation beyond financial advisory and into executive management is Vincent ‘Vinny’ Parascandola: a veteran New York-based financial advisor currently serving as the senior executive vice president of AXA U.S.
Executive Management at AXA Group
Vinny Parascandola is a veteran at AXA Group having joined in 2005 AXA Equitable as executive vice president. His excellent management record led to his appointment in 2008 as the president of Advantage Group, which is an affiliate of AXA Equitable. His rise through the company ranks continued with the appointment as the president of Northern Division of AXA Equitable in 2009. His one year stay the division overlapped with his appointment to head the Continental Division in 2009 for over three years. As the president of Continental Division, Vinny Parascandola was tasked with overseeing all the management operations including human resource development, sales and compliance with regulations. His responsibilities were later expanded in 2012 following his appointment as the division’s chief sales officer in addition to serving as the president. It is from the Continental Division that Vinny Parascandola to AXA US where is currently serving as the senior executive vice president tasked with overseeing the growth and development of the Woodbridge, New Jersey-based entity.
Professional Career Beyond AXA Group
Vinny Parascandola is a trained computer analyst having graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business. This was the launch pad of his career in financial services. He joined the industry with a system analyst position in 1986 at Irving Trust Company before becoming an agent at Prudential Insurance in 1988. However, it was his long stay at The MONY Group that equipped Vincent Parascandola with important executive management skills. In an association that lasted over ten years, Mr. Parascandola rose through the company’s ranks to become one of its senior executives. By the times he left to join AXA Equitable, he had become The MONY Group’s field vice president having joined as a financial professional.