Private Markets & Hedge Funds investments

AXA IM Prime is the Private Markets Enabler and Hedge Funds platform of AXA IM.

Our approach

Through partnerships with best-in-class private fund managers and institutions, we provide a comprehensive range of commingled and tailor made investment solutions designed to meet the needs of a broad range of investors and to support long-term sustainable growth. 

Diversified sources of private market returns

We offer diversified sources of private market returns through primaries, secondaries, co-investments, as well as Net Asset Value (NAV) financing and General Partners (GP) minority stakes solutions across private equity, infrastructure equity, private debt and hedge funds.

Seasoned investment professionals team

Our team of seasoned investment professionals has a long history of meeting AXA Group’s ambitious investment targets whilst incorporating proactive ESG commitments and strict risk management criteria.

Transparency and reliability

We place transparency and reliability at the heart of our clients’ experience. We are committed to being a long-term responsible private assets and hedge funds investment enabler.

Responsible Investment Policy

Read our responsible investment policy to learn more about our vision, ESG integration, governance and stakeholders engagement.

Download our policy (January 2024)

Key figures1

€34.6 billion

of assets under management.


locations in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Milan, New-York and Tokyo.





Hedgeweek’s European Awards 2024

Best Fund of Hedge Funds

“We are delighted to be recognised by Hedgeweek for our offering in the hedge funds industry,” said Johann Ropers, Global Head of Hedge Funds at AXA IM Prime. “We continue to leverage our team’s expertise and deep relationships to seize potential investment opportunities with the aim to continue to deliver positive, long-term results for our stakeholders.”

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Connect with our team

Contact our experts to get more information about our investment offering.

Meet our Partners

Pascal Christory
Chief Executive Officer
Fabien Ferrer
Head of Private Credit and Structuring
Marcus Thiel
CIO, Head of Customized Solutions and GP stakes
Peter Ischebeck
Head of Private Equity
Jean Pascal Asseman
Head of Infrastructure
Johann Ropers
Head of Hedge Funds
Corinne André
Head of Business Development
Guillaume Valois
Chief Operating Officer

Meet our partners

Pascal Christory
Chief Executive Officer, AXA IM Prime

    Risk warning

    Investment in Private Markets and Hedge Funds investment involves risks including the loss of capital and some specific risks such as credit risk, liquidity risk, risks linked to method and model, counterparty risk, derivatives, volatility risk and geopolitical risk.