Léon Wijnands

Léon Wijnands is Head of Private Banking & Wealth Management at ING NL since 1 January 2020. In this role he is responsible for serving 33.000 Private & Wealth clients in the Netherlands via 600 staff members.

Professionele achtergrond

Léon joined ING in 1990 and has extensive experience in sales and marketing, having led the Dutch Customer Contact Centres and the Customer Intelligence team. In earlier years he was responsible for all 21 branches in the district of Amsterdam and has led many marketing initiatives and change programmes. In 2013 he was appointed as global head of Sustainability. Since then Léon has played a key role in integrating sustainability into the business and making ING a climate action leader in the industry. He is member of the Development Cooperation Committee of the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) and board member of the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO). Léon holds a master degree in business economics, a master in business administration (MBA) and a master in financial economics (MFE). He joined ING in 1990.

Persoonlijk motto

Making things happen.