Christine Nigro has been promoted to president of AXA Advisors LLC, the broker/dealer for the retail distribution channel of AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company. She will report to Nick Lane, head of retail distribution business platforms. Nigro is responsible for managing all aspects of the broker/dealer including overseeing business development and operations, supervision and suitability, sales and marketing support, and commission processing for 6,000 AXA Advisors financial professionals. Nigro joined AXA Advisors in May 2006 as chief operating officer of the broker/dealer. She has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, and has held numerous management roles for domestic and global organizations, including JP Morgan Chase and Merrill Lynch.