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Executive Committee

  • Peter Vandekerckhove

    Group CEO

    Peter Vandekerckhove serves as Group CEO and member of the Board of Directors of KBL epb . He previously served as CEO, Retail, Private & Enterprise Banking, at BNP Paribas Fortis. He began his career in wealth management in 1992 as Managing Director at Pierson, Heldring & Pierson Belgium. He rose rapidly in the leadership of that bank (subsequently known as MeesPierson) – first as CEO, Belgium, and then Group CEO. Following the acquisition of MeesPierson by Fortis, he joined the Management Committee of Fortis Private Banking. He was then named CEO, Fortis Retail Banking Belgium.

  • Nicholas Harvey

    Deputy CEO

    Nicholas Harvey serves as Deputy CEO of KBL epb . Most recently Deputy CEO of Precision Capital, Harvey earlier served as Chief Risk Officer and Member of the Management Board at Amlin Europe. He also advised banks and insurers across Europe for 10 years as a consultant with McKinsey. English by birth but raised in Belgium, Harvey graduated from Louvain University in Belgium and holds an MBA from Kellogg in the United States.

  • Carlo Friob

    CEO, Luxembourg

    Carlo Friob serves as CEO, Luxembourg, at KBL epb . He earlier served as BGL BNP Paribas as Director of Products & Services, Wealth Management, Luxembourg and Global Head of Discretionary Portfolio Management, BNP Wealth Management. Previously, he served as General Manager, Private Banking, at the Luxembourg-based bank. A Luxembourgish national, Friob has pursued the majority of his career in his native country, while also serving in the United States and Hong Kong as part of his duties. He holds a degree in business and financial sciences from the ICHEC Brussels Management School in Belgium.

  • SIEGFRIED MARISSENS

    Secretary General

    Siegfried Marissens serves as Secretary General at KBL epb. He also heads the group’s Corporate Center and is responsible for the Legal department. Over his 25-year career at KBL epb, Marissens has held a range of roles, commencing as a portfolio manager in Luxembourg, then holding the same position at Brown Shipley, the group’s UK affiliate. Since 2001, he has held roles with significant pan-European dimensions. He earned his degree in commercial engineering at the University of Antwerp, complemented by an MA in macroeconomics from the College of Europe in Bruges.

  • ANTHONY SWINGS

    Group Chief Risk Officer

    Anthony Swings serves as Group Chief Risk Officer at KBL epb, a position he assumed in 2018. Earlier, he served as Group Head of Risk, supervising staff in Luxembourg and across the group’s network. A Belgian national who earned his degree in civil engineering at the University of Liège, Swings began his career at ING in Brussels as an IT project manager focused on the implementation of market risk management tools. He joined KBL epb in 2002 in a similar capacity. Over the following decade, he assumed increasingly senior positions in the Risk department at KBL epb.

  • ERIC MANSUY

    Group COO

    Eric Mansuy, who joined KBL epb  in 2014 as Group Chief Information Officer and Group Head of Information Technology, was recently promoted to Group Chief Operating Officer and member of the Executive Committee, subject to regulatory approval. A French national who studied at the University of Lorraine and IMD Business School, Mansuy earlier served as Chief Information Officer at RBC Investor Services and previously held a number of senior roles in the IT department at Banque Internationale à Luxembourg.

  • Peter Vandekerckhove

    Group CEO

  • Nicholas Harvey

    Deputy CEO

  • Carlo Friob

    CEO, Luxembourg

  • SIEGFRIED MARISSENS

    Secretary General

  • ANTHONY SWINGS

    Group Chief Risk Officer

  • ERIC MANSUY

    Group COO