Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for the day-to-day management of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. including its subsidiaries and delivers an important contribution to the strategic direction. The Executive Committee’s aim is to contribute to long-term value creation for the various stakeholders of the bank and focusses on client centricity. The members of the Executive Committee promote the Bank's and the subsidiaries' values through leading by example.

Members of the Executive Committee are:

Kees van Dijkhuizen *

Chairman and CEO
Kees van Dijkhuizen (1955, nationality: Dutch) was appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chairman of the Executive Boards of ABN AMRO Group N.V. and ABN AMRO Bank N.V. effective 1 January 2017 for the period of 3 years. As CEO, Kees van Dijkhuizen is also responsible for Group Audit, Corporate Office, Strategy & Corporate Development, Human Resources and Communications & Sustainability. His current term expires at the first general meeting after expiration of the 3 year period.

See the resume​ (PDF 19 KB) and remuneration​ (PDF 60 KB) of Kees van Dijkhuizen

* also a member of the Executive Board

Clifford Abrahams *

Vice-chairman and Chief Financial Officer
Clifford Abrahams (1967, nationality: British) was appointed to the Executive Boards of ABN AMRO Group N.V. and ABN AMRO Bank N.V. effective 1 September 2017 for a period of 3 years. As Chief Financial Officer (CFO), he is responsible for Finance. His current term expires at the first general meeting after expiration of the 3 year period. As CFO, he is responsible for Finance, including Financial Accounting, Asset & Liability Management, Controlling, Tax, Treasury and Investor Relations.

See the resume​ (PDF 18 KB) and remuneration​ (PDF 60 KB) of Clifford Abrahams

* also a member of the Executive Board

Christian Bornfeld *

Chief Innovation & Technology Officer
Christian Bornfeld (1976, nationality: Danish) was appointed to the Executive Boards of ABN AMRO Group N.V. and ABN AMRO Bank N.V. effective 1 March 2018 for a period of 3 years. As Chief Innovation & Technology Officer (CI&TO), he is responsible for Innovation, IT, Corporate Information Security en Business Services. His current term expires at the first general meeting after expiration of the 3 year period.

See the resume​ (PDF 18 KB) and remuneration​ (PDF 61 KB) of Christian Bornfeld.

* also a member of the Executive Board.

Tanja Cuppen *

Chief Risk Officer 
Tanja Cuppen (1969, nationality: Dutch) was appointed to the Executive Boards of ABN AMRO Group N.V. and ABN AMRO Bank N.V. effective 1 October 2017 for a period of 3 years. As of 1 November 2017, Tanja Cuppen is the Chief Risk Officer (CRO) and responsible for Risk Management, Financial Restructuring & Recovery, Legal and Compliance. Her current term expires at the first general meeting after the expiration of the 3 year period.

See the resume​ (PDF 18 KB) and remuneration​ (PDF 83 KB) of Tanja Cuppen

* also a member of the Executive Board

Frans van der Horst

CEO Retail Banking
Frans van der Horst (1959, nationality: Dutch), CEO Retail Banking, was appointed to the Executive Committee of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. on 5 February 2017, subject to regulatory approval. The appointment was formally approved by the regulator on 3 November 2017.

See the resume​ (PDF 18 KB) of Frans van der Horst

Daphne de Kluis

CEO Commercial Banking
Daphne de Kluis (1969, nationality: Dutch), CEO Commercial Banking, was appointed to the Executive Committee of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. on 5 February 2017, subject to regulatory approval. The appointment was formally approved by the regulator on 3 November 2017.

See the resume​ (PDF 33 KB) of Daphne de Kluis

Rutger van Nouhuijs

CEO Corporate & Institutional Banking
Rutger van Nouhuijs (1962, nationality: Dutch), CEO Corporate & Institutional Banking, was appointed to the Executive Committee of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. on 5 February 2017, subject to regulatory approval. The appointment was formally approved by the regulator on 3 November 2017.

See the resume​ (PDF 36 KB) of Rutger van Nouhuijs

Gert-Jan Meppelink

Chief Transformation & HR Officer
Gert-Jan Meppelink (1968, nationality: Dutch), Chief Transformation & HR Officer, was appointed to the Executive Committee of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. on 5 February 2017, subject to regulatory approval. The appointment was formally approved by the regulator on 3 November 2017.

See the resume​ (PDF 33 KB) of Gert-Jan Meppelink

Pieter van Mierlo

CEO Private Banking
Pieter van Mierlo (1961, nationality: Dutch), CEO Private Banking, was appointed to the Executive Committee of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. on 5 February 2017, subject to regulatory approval. The appointment was formally approved by the regulator on 3 November 2017.

See the resume​ (PDF 33 KB) of Pieter van Mierlo