Andrew Bester was appointed as a member of the Management Board Banking and head of Wholesale Banking as of 6 April 2021. He is responsible for ING’s wholesale banking activities globally and for the Sustainability department.
Before joining ING, he was CEO of the Co-operative Bank in the UK.
Most important other ancillary positions
Andrew Bester has an accounting degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa. He is a certified chartered accountant with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (CA), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (ACMA) and Association of Corporate Treasurers (MCT).
|2021||Member Management Board Banking and head of Wholesale Banking as of 6 April 2021|
|2018-2020||Co-operative Bank, UK, CEO|
|2012-2017||Lloyds Banking Group, CEO commercial banking|
|2004-2012||Standard Chartered Bank, various positions, including co-head wholesale banking Africa; co-head wholesale banking China & Japan; CFO & COO consumer banking|
|1996-2002||Deutsche Bank, global director Corporate Finance|
|1993-1996||Standard Chartered Bank, Group Treasury and Global Derivatives, including as financial controller and manager, Derivative Sales & Structuring.|
|1990-1993||Deloitte & Touche, manager Corporate Finance|
|1987-1988||Price Waterhouse, audit senior/articled clerk|