Wouter is executive director of IBM’s pension fund in the Netherlands. He is also a member of the supervisory board of pension fund PNO Media and serves on the general board of Eumedion, the Dutch corporate governance and sustainability forum for asset managers and asset owners. Previously Wouter has held the role of examining officer for large pension funds at De Nederlandsche Bank N.V. Prior to joining DNB in 2010 Wouter was deputy Chief Operating Officer for The Royal Bank of Scotland's Netherlands-located businesses. Starting in ICT in 1992, Wouter has 18 years of banking experience including (managerial) roles in strategy development, risk management and sales with ABN AMRO Bank and Banca Antonveneta SpA (Italy).
Wouter completed a master's degree in risk management at NYU Stern School of Business (New York, NY) and a BSc in Business Administration at Rijswijk Polytechnic (Rijswijk, The Netherlands).
Stichting Pensioenfonds Nederland (SPIN) manages €5bn in pension assets for 14,000 current and former employees of IBM Netherlands.