Hans Bevers appointed Chief economist of Bank Degroof Petercam

Hans Bevers has been appointed Chief economist of Bank Degroof Petercam. In this function, he will be responsible for the development of the overall macroeconomic scenario as well as for the analysis of economic themes. In his new role, he will report to Bruno Colmant, Head of Macro research and member of the group management committee.

 

Hans Bevers (1982) has a degree in applied economics and a master in economics (University of Antwerp). He joined Petercam in 2011 as senior economist where he contributed to the development of the global macroeconomic scenario, and was responsible for the economic analysis of emerging markets. Previously, he worked as an economist at VOKA and KBC.

Bank Degroof Petercam has also appointed Thomas van Rompuy, currently Director Strategy and Communications at Febelfin, as Senior executive advisor. Van Rompuy will handle media relations and PR within the Corporate communication department and put his expertise at the disposal of the Macro research department. He will report to Alexandra Niehe, Head of Corporate communication, and to Bruno Colmant. Thomas van Rompuy (1986) holds a Master in Economics and a Master in Political Science (KU Leuven). He previously worked for communication consulting firm Akkanto and for Federal Public Service Economy.

 

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Alexandra Niehe Head of corporate communications
Thomas Van Rompuy Senior Executive Advisor - media relations, economics, Bank Degroof Petercam
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Degroof Petercam is a reference financial institution with a history dating back to 1871. As an independent group owned by family shareholders with a long term commitment, we serve private and institutional investors.

Our clients benefit from a unique combination of services in private banking, institutional asset management , investment banking (corporate finance and financial intermediation) and asset services. We manage assets of more than 55 billion euro for private investors and families, corporates, pension funds, universities, insurance companies, governmental and non-profit organizations.

Headquartered in Brussels, we employ around 1 370 professionals through offices in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Spain, The Netherlands, Germany and Italy.

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