The Lens… with Anne Marie Verstraeten of BNP Paribas Group

Join Oli Barrett MBE for episode eight, series three of The Lens Bitesize

The Lens Bitesize is a series of micro-episodes featuring senior leaders from the business community. In each episode our host, Oli Barrett MBE, asks his guests about their responses to the COVID-19 crisis and what can be done to future-proof businesses, making them more responsible and equipped to deal with challenges, great and small.

Our guest

Anne Marie Verstraeten is the UK Country Head of the BNP Paribas Group. Previously, she had been Chief Executive Officer and Country Head of BNP Paribas The Netherlands, leading the Dutch BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Bank. Anne Marie has previously served as CEO and Country Head of BNP Paribas Canada, overseeing the bank’s offices in Montreal, Toronto and Calgary, and has also been a member of the BNP Paribas North America Management Team.

Before joining BNP Paribas in 2009, Anne Marie held the position of Global Head of Energy at Fortis bank in London and Rotterdam. She belongs to the Guild of International Bankers and is a Freeman of the City of London. She also holds a knighthood, awarded in Belgium, for services to the financial industry.

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