Our Proven Experience

At Mazars, we combine international business and industry knowledge with unique insights into existing and emerging trends to offer our clients in the Insurance industry preeminent services including, audit, financial advisory services, consulting, tax and regulatory and compliance advice.


Statutory auditor of AXA

AXA is one of the world leading insurance and asset management groups, serving 102 million clients, individuals and business, in 57 countries. Over the past 20 years, Mazars has worked closely with the AXA Group in France, supporting them during a period of substantial change. We have built a network of established and trusted relationships with the Group’s senior management  team while delivering a global audit that has added true value to the company. The scope of our work continues to expand. Recently, Mazars was appointed as statutory auditor of the UK and Irish subsidiaries of the leading insurer.
Mazars has also been appointed for a 4-year mandate by AXA Portugal (Life and Non-Life). 

Statutory auditor of Scor

Scor is the world's fifth-largest reinsurer, with a turnover of approximately 10b €. The global reinsurance company has been one of Mazars’ major insurance clients for more than 20 years. At the end of 2013, Mazars’ appointment statutory auditor was renewed for SCOR in France, the US, the UK, Switzerland and Argentina for the next  6 years.

Accounting Advisory

Accounting Advisory for Axis

AXIS Re is a leading diversified global reinsurer comprising risk-bearing platforms in the USA, Bermuda and Europe, with branches in select jurisdictions and 29 offices spanning five continents. Mazars has provided diverse advisory services in Switzerland, the USA and Bermuda including support in project management, technical accounting and assistance in underwriting and claims management in the context of an organizational and IT change program.

Internal Control

Solvency II Pillar 3 Implementation for one of the top 5 European insurance company

In order to be compliant with the future Solvency II Directive, our client has initiated a project related to the implementation of the Pillar 3 requirements. Mazars was providing its expertise in this area and its knowledge of the legislation and its future evolution as the firm is indeed part of the committees and working groups on this issues at both a national and European level with the FEE. Mazars assisted in the implementation of the process related to the QRT and some full scale tests on QRT and also provided assistance in managing the project.