Mitch Wein is Vice President of Research and Consulting at Novarica with international expertise in IT leadership and transformation as well as technology strategy for life, annuities, health, personal lines, commercial lines, wealth management and banking. Prior to joining Novarica he served in a series of senior technology management positions at major insurance and banking firms including AXA from 2004-2014 where he was the Interim CIO of AXA Ireland in Dublin, the Chief Architect and Head Of CTO for AXA UK in London and the CTO of AXA Equitable in the US. Prior to AXA, Mitch was with AIG from 1996-2004 where he was the CTO for the Domestic Brokerage Group and Domestic Personal Lines as well as holding other senior technology roles. Prior to 1996, Mitch held a variety of technology positions in large financial service firms. Mitch holds a BS in Finance and a MBA in Information Systems both from Fordham University.