Head of Business Development, Europe, Secure Legal Title - Senior Underwriter, AXA XL
Jean-Bernard Wurm has extensive experience in the European and American property market as a real estate investment banker and private equity investor.
From 2005 to 2010, he was responsible for the European business operations of the largest US property title insurance companies. In October 2012, he, together with Sean Dalton and Joel Peck, launched Secure Legal Title, the first Lloyd’s-affiliated title insurance company in London.
Jean-Bernard Wurm’s professional experience combines commercial and investment banking in both the U.S. and Europe, with JP Morgan in Paris, Frankfurt and New York, Bankers Trust / Deutsche Bank and HVB Capital in New York. He was Managing Director in Geneva of Jargonnant Partners, a European fund based in Luxembourg.
Jean-Bernard has participated as a speaker at various conferences, including MIPIM. GRI and ULI.
He graduated with distinction from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences-Po), Paris, and also holds a degree in economics from the Sorbonne, and in German from the University of Paris-Nanterre.