Head of Wholesale Banking
“Sustainability is a strategic priority: we must steer our customers towards more sustainable and greener financing options”
Isabel Fernandez-Niemann graduated from Leiden University, the Netherlands, in 1992, with a master’s degree in Law. Ferandez-Niemann is currently member Management Board Banking and Head of Wholesale Banking at ING.
Strategic vision that combines climate change and the economy. Relevant entities/experiences leading to a change of paradigm in the behaviour of companies and financial institutions.
15:30 - 17:00
She was appointed to the Management Board Banking as from 1 September 2016 and Head of Wholesale Banking on 1 November 2016. Isabel joined ING from General Electric where she was Global Commercial Leader and Head of Sales for the company, functionally responsible for GE’s 20,000+ global sales force. Her responsibilities at GE included GE’s Global Commercial Shared Services, GE’s Commercial Council and all Corporate oversight teams for Sales. She was based in the US. Isabel started her career at ABN Amro Bank N.V. (1993-2000), as a management trainee. She is also member of the board of Stichting het Nationale Ballet Fonds.