Netherlands Chapter Event at Egon Zehnder

Netherlands Chapter Event at Egon Zehnder

You are invited to WCD Amsterdam Chapter Event Building Responsible Businesses

– The Case of ABN AMRO


National Sustainability Day Thursday, October 10th, 2019, 16:30 – 20:00

Dear WCD member, Egon Zehnder and Women Corporate Directors (WCD) are pleased to invite you for an inspiring evening session on “Building Responsible Businesses – the case of ABN AMRO”, on national sustainability day, Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at Egon Zehnder's o?ces at the ZuidAs in Amsterdam.

We feel honored that Annemieke Roobeek, non-executive director in the supervisory board of ABN AMRO and Kees van Dijkhuizen, CEO of ABN AMRO, will be our guest speakers.

They will join us to share their insights on driving the sustainability agenda at ABN AMRO and the board dynamics around this topic. After zooming in on the ABN AMRO case, Annemieke will share her research on sustainability in the boardroom. 

The second half of the program will place these corporate efforts in the context of the Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs). Wineke Haagsma will share PwC research on the adoption on the SDGs by companies, comparing Dutch listed companies to their international peers, Mitra van Raalten will highlight in an inspirational way how we can get involved with Sustainable Development Goal (SDG). 

Marjolein Baghuis, founder of Change in Context, a platform about positive change for a sustainable economy will be moderating the discussion. 



Annemieke Roobeek                      Kees van Dijkhuizen

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Wineke Haagsma                             Mitra van Raalten 

Marjolein Baghuis


16:30 Welcome and drinks

17:00 Start of the program, with our speakers: 

Annemieke Roobeek, Non-Executive Director, ABN AMRO, professor and entrepreneur

Kees van Dijkhuizen, Chief Executive Officer, ABN AMRO

18:00 Mitra van Raalten, Director of the SDG World Tour, Director of the SAIL Foundation &

Wineke Haagsma, Director Corporate Responsibility 

19:00 Walking Dinner


Egon Zehnder, Building “1000 Mahler”, Gustav Mahlerlaan 1041, 1082 MK Amsterdam

Registration and inquiries:

Please RSVP by September 26th to , or call Sandra Manders at Egon Zehnder at 020-710 41 08.

We look forward to welcoming you to this very special event – which we cordially open to non-WCD members.

On behalf of WCD Netherlands and Egon Zehnder,

Mylena Pierremont, Monique van Dijken Eeuwijk, Petra Groenland & Birgit van Kalleveen


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10/10/2019 4:30 PM - 10/10/2019 8:00 PM
Egon Zehnder Gustav Mahlerlaan 1041 1082 MK AMSTERDAM NETHERLANDS

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