Temporary status CRO position
ING announced on 6 November 2020 that Ljiljana Čortan will be appointed chief risk officer and a member of the Management Board Banking of ING effective 1 January 2021. She will succeed Steven van Rijswijk, who was appointed CEO of ING effective 1 July 2020.
The Supervisory Board will propose to shareholders to appoint her as a member of the Executive Board of ING Group at the Annual General Meeting in April 2021.
Until this appointment, Tanate Phutrakul, CFO of ING, continues to temporarily assume the responsibility for risk on the Executive Board. Karst Jan Wolters performed the day-to-day risk management activities from 1 July 2020 until 1January 2020. Karst Jan Wolters reported to Tanate Phutrakul.
In order to ensure a smooth transition, Karst Jan Wolters will support Ljiljana Čortan during the first phase of her onboarding in 2021.