Richard Bruens (1967) was appointed to the Statutory Board of Van Lanschot NV in 2014.
Mr Bruens studied Business Administration at the University of Groningen and has an MBA in Finance from Manchester Business School. He started his career at ABN AMRO in 1991 as management trainee in the international division, holding various managerial positions in the Global Markets division, both at head office and internationally, until 2007. During this period he worked in several countries including the UK, Greece and Saudi Arabia. He was based in Amsterdam from 2002 to 2007, the last four years in the role of Managing Director of Investor Relations. He left ABN AMRO in July 2007 to join the Group Managing Board of Renaissance Capital in Moscow, where he was responsible for strategy, investor relations and communication.
In January 2010 he returned to ABN AMRO in the Netherlands, becoming a member of the ABN AMRO Private Banking International management team, with global responsibility for Products and for Private Wealth Management.
Mr Bruens joined Van Lanschot on 1 August 2013 as Managing Director of Private Banking.
Main other position
Member of the Supervisory Board of Van Lanschot Chabot Holding B.V.
Richard Bruens holds a total of four board and supervisory positions.