Euroclear today announced the appointment of Willem Meijer to the Board of Directors for each of its ESES CSDs, Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear France and Euroclear Nederland, subject to regulatory approval.
After an extensive career in banking with firms including Deutsche Bank and J.P. Morgan, Mr. Meijer was appointed CEO of SNS Securities, a securities subsidiary of SNS Reaal Group. He most recently was CEO of TOM (The Order Machine), an options trading platform.
Mr. Meijer brings substantial non-executive and Boardroom advisory experience. He currently serves as an appointed director and mediator by the Enterprise Division of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal (Ondernemingskamer) and is involved in several Fintech initiatives.
Mr. Francis Remacle, Chair of the ESES CSDs, commented: “I am delighted to welcome Willem Meijer as a Board member of our ESES CSDs. Willem’s management level experience and post-trade and IT expertise will bring value to the Board.”
Willem Meijer added: “I am really looking forward to working with the Euroclear teams and assist them in dealing with the continuously evolving and challenging financial market landscape.”