Hans Broekhuisen - Partner Apriori.
During his career in banking and FinTech of more than 30 years, he has gained in-depth knowledge on the function of risk management in financial services.
Prior to assuming this role, Hans held leadership positions in risk management at leading commercial and investment banks as well at FinTech's.
He held positions as Chief Risk Officer of DSB in Suriname, Ahli Bank in Qatar, VP bank in Vietnam, Vice President and Chief Risk Officer of RBS (Romania) S.A., and Chief Risk Officer at ING Romania and ING Czech Republic.
Hans is co-founder of Facturenbeurs, a Fintech platform in Surinam and was involved in the set-up of a FinTech platform in Indonesia.
During his career Hans professionalized risk management teams, restructured risk organizations, implemented risk (ERM) frameworks and de-risked banks’ corporate and retail lending portfolios.
Alexander van Petten MSc RE - Partner Apriori.
Alexander is a Dutch Certified IT Auditor (Norea). During his career in IT advisory and Banking of more than 11 years, he has gained in-depth knowledge in financial processes and risk management. Prior to assuming this role, Alexander was Head of Risk at the largest bank in Suriname (DSB), where he was responsible for the Credit Risk Analysis (adjudication), Enterprise Risk Management, Restructuring & Recovery and IT Security teams. He also held positions as Manager E-Banking & Payment Services, Sr. IT Project Manager and Sr. IT Auditor.
During his career at DSB, Alexander was responsible for a number of large projects of which the upgrade of the core banking system and the introduction of the new internet and mobile banking applications.
Alexander started his career at KPMG in Rotterdam, the Netherlands where he worked for 4 years in the IT advisory department and was part of the IT audit and SAP advisory engagements team at several big (listed) companies.
Alexander is also co-founder of Facturenbeurs, a Fintech platform in Suriname.