This excerpt taken from the ABN 20-F filed Mar 27, 2009.
Michiel de Jong is the Managing Board member responsible for Global Banking and Markets Europe and Asia as well as Global Transaction Services. He was appointed to the ABN AMRO Managing Board on 11 April 2008. Mr de Jong started his career with ABN AMRO in 1986. After completing his training in the International Division and Financial Markets in Amsterdam, he held international positions in Singapore (Financial Markets, Corporate Banking), Turkey (Commercial Manager), Hong Kong (Country Manager Hong Kong and China) and Germany (Country Manager). He became Managing Director in 1996 and Senior Executive Vice President in 2006. Mr de Jong has always had direct client and product revenue responsibility. Mr de Jong joined the Management Team of the Wholesale Clients BU in 2005, spearheading ABN AMRO's international network around the world. When BU Europe was established in 2006, he became responsible for all Central and Western European countries. In September 2006, he took over the role of Chief Executive Officer BU Europe. He has a Master of Law from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.