Claire Dumas to succeed Herman Dijkhuizen as Chief Financial Officer NIBC as per 1 April 2023
Press Release - 10 Jan 2023, 08:00 CET
The Supervisory Board of NIBC has appointed Claire Dumas (48) as Chief Financial Officer and member of the Managing Board of NIBC, effective 1 April 2023. She will succeed Herman Dijkhuizen, who is stepping down on the same date and will serve as advisor to the Board until 30 June 2023. This appointment has already obtained the approval of the Dutch Central Bank and the positive advice of the Works Council and shall be notified to the general meeting scheduled for 23 March 2023.
Claire Dumas has broad experience in the financial industry and held various senior positions at ABN AMRO including senior finance roles and the end responsibility for the entire mortgage portfolio.
Dick Sluimers, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of NIBC:
“Herman has been CFO since 2013 and is now working on his 10th annual report. It feels like a natural moment to hand over the baton to Claire after completing the 2022 annual report. On behalf of the Supervisory Board, I would like to thank Herman for his pivotal role in building the strong organization NIBC currently is and the inspiring and pleasant cooperation during all these years.
Claire brings broad experience in the banking industry including lead finance roles and end responsibility of a large mortgage portfolio. I trust that her experience and personality will be of great added value to NIBC and the Managing Board.”
Paulus de Wilt, Chief Executive Officer at NIBC:
“It has been an honour and a pleasure working with Herman over the past years. I greatly value his broad experience, also outside the banking industry and his senior leadership and guidance, both business wise as on a personal level.
At the same time I am looking forward to welcoming Claire to the Managing Board and NIBC. She is a very talented person who has performed well in large financial institutions. Also on a personal level she will be a great addition to the team and I believe she will fit well in NIBC’s entrepreneurial culture. I look forward to a smooth transition over the coming months.”
Herman Dijkhuizen, Chief Financial Officer at NIBC:
“I have enjoyed working at NIBC for more than 9 years. I will cherish the great people I have worked with over all these years, and I will always remember and appreciate the professional, adaptive, cooperative and entrepreneurial culture of the company.”