Managing Director of the International Banking Federation
Hedwige Nuyens is the Managing Director of the International Banking Federation (IBFed), with headquarters in London. The IBFed is the representative body of major banking associations from the US, Australia, Canada, the European Union, Japan, South Africa, China, Brazil, India and Korea. As Managing Director she speaks on behalf of the banking industry at international level.
Hedwige has 30 years experience in finance, having worked previously as CRO, CFO, COO and head of Regulatory and Public Affairs in large companies across the world.
She is well known for her strategic vision, gets things done, is self-driven, excels at motivating and convincing people, negotiation and finding compromises.
Hedwige is fluent in English, French and Dutch. She is a role model and mentor for many women, a long time advocate for gender diversity within the industry. She has been married for 33 years and has 3 kids.