ABN AMRO today announced the appointment of John Heijning (41) as its new Head of Investor Relations as of 1 January 2024. He succeeds Ferdinand Vaandrager, who was appointed as ABN AMRO’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on 16 November 2023.
John is currently Head of Mobility & Manufacturing and a member of ABN AMRO’s Corporate & Institutional Clients management team. He is a seasoned banker who began his career as a management trainee at Fortis in 2007 (later ASR Nederland), before joining ABN AMRO in 2014. At ABN AMRO, he was part of, and ultimately headed, the Capital Structuring & Advisory team for Corporate & Institutional Clients, advising corporate clients and other stakeholders on large transactions, strategic events, credit ratings, financings, restructurings, capital planning and many other topics.
As Head of Investor Relations, John will report directly to ABN AMRO’s CFO Ferdinand Vaandrager.
Ferdinand Vaandrager: “John has a strong track record as a senior manager and in working with large corporate clients. He was part of the ABN AMRO IPO deal team and knows our key stakeholders very well. I am convinced that his experience, drive and personality will further strengthen our constructive dialogue about broad value creation with the investor community and all other stakeholders of ABN AMRO.”