Jurgen Rigterink is the Chief Investment Officer and Member of the Management Board of FMO, the Dutch development bank. With an investment portfolio of over EUR 5 billion, FMO is one of the largest bilateral private sector development banks worldwide. FMO creates access to a full range of expertise, financial products and services to private sector enterprises with a focus on finance, energy, housing and private equity.
Jurgen started his career at Bank Brussels Lambert working in Brussels, Chicago and New York before joining ABN AMRO in 1997. He has since served in a variety of senior positions including Sector Head for Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa. In 2005, Jurgen was appointed Chairman of the Management Board and Country Executive at ABN AMRO Bank Kazakhstan, the leading foreign financial institution in the country, offering investment- and commercial banking services, as well as, focused retail products.
Jurgen has a Master's Degree in Economics from Rijks Universiteit Groningen, the Netherlands, and is also a Member of the Supervisory Board of the Netherlands Council for Trade promotion (Nederlands Centrum voor Handelsbevordering).