Hermann Frankfurth

Regional Risk Consulting Manager - AXA Matrix, AXA Insurance (Gulf)


Hermann Frankfurth started his career more than 30 years ago in the fire brigade and qualified himself in fire engineering technology; risk and business management. He worked in industry and the last 18 years work in risk consultancy for insurance purposes. He currently is the Regional Risk Consulting Manager for AXA Matrix/AXA Gulf Insurance located in Dubai and originally from South Africa.

He has extensive experience in auditing (inclusive of safety); qualitative and quantitative risk assessments; fire fighting and prevention including fire protection systems and safety systems; enterprise wide (integrated) Risk Management framework - principles and practices; knowledge on Risk Management guidelines; HAZOP studies and business continuity. His latest experience is directly involving large property and construction risks as well as managing risk consultant/engineering teams in the Middle East.

Company Profile

In January 2009 a dedicated AXA MATRIX Risk Consultants team was set up in Dubai to develop risk consulting businesses. In a short period of time this local AXA MATRIX team established themselves as leaders in the market regarding construction and property risk consulting services. Territories serviced from Dubai include: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan. AXA MATRIX services are provided to help clients understand their potential exposures; become a partner with the client, working together to introduce risk management concepts and establish loss prevention programs. We deliver risk engineering/consulting services as part of the insurance offering or as an “unbundled” service to clients disconnected to insurance provision. For more or further information please visit