Q1 Amsterdam breakfast


Executive Breakfast Briefings

Date: 28 March 2018   Time: 08.15 – 10.30am
Venue:  Hotel de l’Europe
Address: Nieuwe Doelenstraat 2-14, 1012 CP. Amsterdam
Keynote speaker: J.V. (Koos) Timmermans, CFO & Vice Chairman of the Management Board, ING
Theme: Accelerating digital: Increasing customer centricity and competitive advantage
Event partner:Genpact


Accelerating digital:

Increasing customer centricity and competitive advantage

Like many banks and corporates, ING has been going through a digital transformation to increase customer centricity, efficiency and competitive advantage. Koos Timmermans will explain the progress to date, highlight some of the projects taking place and the bank’s future vision. He will also highlight some of the digital challenges faced by the bank in a climate of strict regulation as well as explain his role as CFO in the transformation.

Keynote speaker:
J.V. (Koos) Timmermans, CFO & Vice Chairman of the Management Board, ING

Koos Timmermans started his career at ING in 1996. He was a member of the Executive Board of ING Group and chief risk officer from 24 April 2007 until 1 October 2011. He was also head of Market Leaders from 1 October 2014 to 8 May 2017. He was appointed Vice Chairman of the Management Board Banking as of 1 October 2011. He has been a member and chief financial officer of the Executive Board of ING Group and Management Board Banking of ING Bank since 8 May 2017. Koos is responsible for ING’s financial departments, Investor Relations, Sustainability, and Regulatory & International Affairs. He is also a Member of the Supervisory Board of Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V. (“FMO”, Entrepreneurial Development Bank) (including chairman of its audit and risk committee. Koos graduated from Erasmus University Rotterdam in 1986 with a master’s degree in economics.

Who Should Attend?

Delegates attending FDE events are carefully chosen. They are made up of senior executives from some of the world's largest and most successful companies across Europe, typically CFOs and Finance Directors. FDE events are strictly invitation only and are limited in the number of delegate places.


Venue: 

Map & Directions:


Hotel De L'Europe is a 5 star hotel in the heart of Amsterdam and stands between 2 canals.Schiphol International Airport is a 25 minute drive, Centraal Station is a few minutes away and the Spui tram stop is right near the hotel. There is limited parking, so it is best to arrive by taxi or public transport.

Our Aim:

Since 1992 FDE magazine has delivered informative and authoritative coverage of the finance function, bringing you comment and analysis from the world's most powerful business leaders. The objective of FDE briefings is to gather a community of leading Finance Directors / CFOs at world class venues to gain valuable insight from distinguished speakers. Participants have the opportunity to meet, network and discuss relevant issues and trends at a 5 star venue.