ABN AMRO announces today that Robbert Booij has been appointed Country Executive for the United Kingdom and General Manager of ABN AMRO Bank N.V., UK branch.
Paul Schuilwerve, Managing Director & Head of Corporate Banking International at ABN AMRO Bank N.V states: ”Robbert has extensive experience in various positions at ABN AMRO and in the UK financial sector. With his strong knowledge of financial infrastructure and Risk Management, as well as his regulatory background, Robbert is well qualified to lead our activities in the UK, in addition to maintaining his role as Managing Director & Head of Clearing in the United Kingdom, the position he has held since 2012.”
Robbert succeeds Paul Gallagher who takes on a new leadership challenge in Risk Management for ABN AMRO UK and the International Network.
About ABN AMRO in the United Kingdom
ABN AMRO in the UK serves its clients with Capital Markets Solutions, Clearing, Commodities Brokerage, Invoice Financing & Asset Based Lending, Leasing, Escrow & Settlement, Financial Institutions and a Dutch Desk for Corporate Banking clients.
We are proud to have recently been awarded by our clients with numerous accolades in the Global Investor ISF Equity Lending Survey, and as Alternative Finance Provider of the Year. The global partnership of ABN AMRO Clearing with its clients resulted in the FOW Clearing Firm of the Year award for the second consecutive year.
ABN AMRO's roots in the United Kingdom date back to 1858. Today ABN AMRO UK employs 400 staff and has its head office in London.