Asian Investment Conference 2022
Peterjan van Nieuwenhuizen
Director of Digital Banking, Bank Jago
Peterjan van Nieuwenhuizen is Director of Digital Banking at Bank Jago and a member of its founding team. He was appointed as director of the company in May 2020.
Previously, he led the launch and early stages of operations for Indonesia's first fully digital bank, Jenius (under Bank BTPN). Prior to that, he was a member of the board of directors at VPBank for two years, a relatively young bank in Vietnam, which he transformed into one of the country’s leading banks. VPBank is currently listed on the HCMC Stock Exchange. Mr. Van Nieuwenhuizen started his career at McKinsey & Company in London and moved to the Toronto office before venturing into Southeast Asia a decade ago. During his tenure as a Management Consultant, he focused on technology and financial services.
Mr. Van Nieuwenhuizen was part of the first batch of Gates Cambridge Scholars formed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. He holds a Bachelor's degree and Certificate of Advanced Study in Mathematics from the University of Cambridge, and a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Twente.