Deputy Chair of the Board, SWIFT
SWIFT Director since 2012. Mark Buitenhek is a seasoned banker, and was at ING from 1988 to 2022 where he was most recently Global Head Transaction Services with overall responsibility for payments, cash management, trade finance, working capital solutions, the digital channels and acquiring for Wholesale Banking. Earlier, he was responsible for the ING Payments Centre (across Wholesale- and Retail Banking) and Bank Mendes Gans N.V.; and was a member of ING’s Leadership Council and the Wholesale Banking Executive Team.
Mark is a recognised international keynote speaker, specialised in banking industry disruption, industry (Fintech) innovation and customer experience, and he is an active leader in a range of European industry bodies in payments and cards.