He began his career in 1989 at ABN AMRO where he gained experience in a number of fields including corporate and structured finance in Asia and North America. He moved to Fortis in 2001 to take up a new position as Managing Director of Commercial Banking Netherlands.
With the appointment of Rob ten Heggeler, the Managing Board of Rabobank International will as of 1 September 2006 be comprised of the following eight members:
* J.C. (Hans) ten Cate, Chairman * S.N. (Sipko) Schat, Vice Chairman * J.H. (Harry) de Roo RA, Chief Financial and Risk Officer * R.J. (Ralf) Dekker, Chief Operating Officer * R.V.C. (Rutger) Schellens, Europe Region * S.L. (Sheldon) Sussman, Global Financial Markets * C. (Cor) Broekhuyse, Americas Region * R.H.L. (Rob) ten Heggeler, Corporate Clients Nederland