“Being an innovative woman in the field bancassurance who, during the years, was able to guide the constant transformation of a leading company in this branch.” For this reason Isabella Fumagalli, CEO of BNP Paribas Cardif in Italy, was awarded at the second edition of Future Bancassurance Awards organized by EMFgroup. It is an important recognition that the jury attributed to the CEO of BNP Paribas Cardif for her generous commitment during the last years which brought the Company to become one of the top ten insurance players in Italy.
Dynamic woman, professional with international experience and mother of two girls, Fumagalli made her female leadership a strong point to understand the changing society by enhancing her listening skills in dealing with partners, customers and employees, and by developing a continuous path of innovation
Many innovative projects were implemented under her leadership, which started in 2002 at age 34. Among the most recent: the first home insurance policy with integrated telematics – Habit@t – , the creation of an internal R&D laboratory, the ongoing collaboration with startups through Call4Ideas Open-F@b and various initiatives of co-creation with clients, bloggers and influencers.