Léon Wijnands is Head of Private Banking and Wealth Management at ING NL since 1 January 2020. In this role, he is responsible for serving 33.000 Private and wealth clients in the Netherlands via 600 staff members.
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 programs. 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 a member of the Development Cooperation Committee of the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) and a board member of the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO). Léon holds a master’s degree in business economics, a master’s in business administration (MBA), and a master’s in financial economics (MFE). He joined ING in 1990.
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