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Susan Leerkes appointed as CEO Van Lanschot Kempen Switzerland

Van Lanschot Kempen today announced the appointment of Susan Leerkes as CEO Van Lanschot Kempen Switzerland from 1 January 2023. In this position, she will report to Richard Bruens, member of the Management Board and responsible for Client Management & Origination.


Richard Bruens: 'I am pleased with Susan's appointment as CEO Van Lanschot Kempen Switzerland. Susan has extensive experience within Private Banking and is currently Managing Director of our Amsterdam, Hilversum and Laren offices. Under her leadership, these offices have grown strongly. She knows better than anyone that personal contact, short lines of communication and creating tailor-made solutions are important for our high net-worth clients. I am therefore convinced that Susan will also successfully contribute to the further growth and service of Van Lanschot Kempen in Switzerland. I wish Susan every success in her new position.’


Van Lanschot Kempen is the only Dutch bank with branches in Switzerland. Private Banking clients are served from offices in Zurich and Geneva.


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About Van Lanschot Kempen

Van Lanschot Kempen is a wealth manager active in Private Banking, Professional Solutions, Investment Management and Investment Banking, with the aim of preserving and creating wealth, in a sustainable way, for both its clients and the society of which it is part. As a sustainable wealth manager with a long-term focus, Van Lanschot Kempen proactively seeks to prevent negative impact for all stakeholders and to create positive long-term financial and nonfinancial value. Listed at Euronext Amsterdam, Van Lanschot Kempen is the Netherlands’ oldest independent financial services company, with a history dating back to 1737. To fully leverage the potential of the Van Lanschot Kempen organisation for its clients, it provides solutions that build on the knowledge and expertise across its entire group and on its open architecture platform. Van Lanschot Kempen is convinced that it is able to meet the needs of its clients by offering them access to the full range of its products and services across all its businesses.


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