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Jellie Banga appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Triodos Bank
As of 1 March 2013
22-11-2012 | Zeist
As of 1 March 2013 Jellie Banga will be appointed as a member of the Executive Board of Triodos Bank, as Chief Operating Officer (COO). She will succeed Michael Jongeneel who was appointed as Managing Director of Triodos Investment Management earlier this year. From March Triodos Bank’s Executive Board will consist of Peter Blom (CEO), Pierre Aeby (CFO) and Jellie Banga (COO).
Jellie Banga (1974) studied business administration at the University of Groningen in The Netherlands and has worked at ING for the past 14 years. Since 2010 she has been ING’s Director of Products and Operations Business Lending in The Netherlands. Before that, among other posts, she was corporate secretary for ING Group’s Executive Board.
Her broad experience will play an important role in the future development of Triodos Bank. Within it, she will be responsible for Operations, ICT and the international co-ordination of the organisation’s fast-growing Personal Banking activities.
Jellie Banga: “I am delighted to have the opportunity to help increase Triodos Bank’s impact further, and contribute to the development of a more sustainable society and world.”
About Triodos Bank
Founded in 1980, Triodos Bank has become a reference point for sustainable banking globally.
Triodos Bank is an independent bank that promotes sustainable and transparent banking. It does not see any conflict between a focus on people and the planet and a good financial return. Instead it believes that they reinforce each other in the long-term.
Triodos Bank co-founded the Global Alliance for Banking on Values , a network of nineteen sustainable banks. Together these banks want to grow sustainable banking and its impact substantially.
In 2009 Triodos Bank was voted the most sustainable bank of the year, because of the leadership and innovation Triodos Bank has shown for the past 30 years in integrating sustainability in all its activities. An international jury, appointed by the Financial Times and the IFC - a member of the World Bank – voted for the winners at the FT Sustainable Banking Awards.
Triodos Bank N.V. has a full banking licence and is registered with The Nederlandsche Bank N.V. (the Dutch central bank) and The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets.