Managing Director, CIO, ING Belgium
A.C Member Since 2017
Johan Kestens (1963, Belgian) has a degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Gent and a Master in Business Administration from the Vlerick School for Management. He began his career in 1989 as a Consultant with Bureau Van Dijck. From 1990 to 1999, he worked as a Business Analyst at McKinsey & Company. From 1999 to 2001, he was General Manager at Almanij. From 2001 to 2007, he was head of Marketing and a member of the Executive Committee at Swift. From 2007 to 2009 he managed the Financial Services business line for SAP. From February 2009 to the end of January 2014, he led the Benelux Financial Institutions team at A.T. Kearney. He has been Head of Information Technology Services (ITS) and a member of the Executive Committee at ING Belgium since 1 February 2014.