ABN AMRO serves corporate, private and retail banking clients with a focus on the Netherlands and increasingly more operations internationally as well.
In the Netherlands; our clients are offered a comprehensive and full range of products and services through omni-channel ditribution including advanced mobile application and internet banking.
Internationally, we are active in an extensive number of countries where we have a substantial expertise.
Having a clear focus on sustainability, ABN AMRO is highly aware and supportive of various sustainable initiatives; such as Circl Zuidas and Haut Amsterdam.
Being a better bank by contributing to a better world.
ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank. The purpose of ING Bank is empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business. ING Bank’s 52,000 employees offer retail and wholesale banking services to customers in over 40 countries.
ING Group shares are listed on the exchanges of Amsterdam (INGA NA, INGA.AS), Brussels and on the New York Stock Exchange (ADRs: ING US, ING.N).
Sustainability forms an integral part of ING’s corporate strategy, which is evidenced by ING Group shares being included in the FTSE4Good index and in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (Europe and World) where ING is among the leaders in the Banks industry group.
Rabobank has entered into a strategic partnership with Europe’s leading equity broker, Kepler Cheuvreux. Rabobank’s clients benefit from the leading sales, trading, research and corporate brokerage capabilities of Kepler Cheuvreux. With access to over 1,200 investors, including in the US market, from Kepler Cheuvreux’s 13 offices in 10 countries remain to ensure that your stock is being researched and your story being told to the international investor community. Kepler Cheuvreux operates a truly multi-local approach with a distinct Dutch footprint and has acted in 160 primary ECM transactions over the past years
CFF Communications has been the corporate and financial communications agency in the Netherlands for 25 years. We advise and support companies and organisations in the protection, shaping and strengthening of their reputation. We have a strong track record, based on years of experience.
Our team consists of 30 professionals, all of whom have a unique match of knowledge and experience in their own field. CFF Communications is based in Amsterdam and is part of Huntsworth, a global PR group headquartered in London.
CMi2i addresses current and future needs of listed companies, and their advisors, within the global capital markets.
CMi2i specialises in providing Capital Market Intelligence, Investor Relations Advisory, Corporate Governance Advisory and Proxy Solicitation services to Issuers and their Advisors. Its senior team brings decades of experience in market data analysis, shareholder identification, investor targeting, Investor Relations Advisory and Proxy Solicitation services, drawn from a detailed working knowledge of the key capital market participants, corporate governance and regulation.
With over 80 years at the forefront of corporate governance issues, we will help you achieve a successful outcome for your company. Don’t leave anything to chance. Georgeson is top of the league table for high profile deals, while enjoying significant success with the smallest of general meetings.
Georgeson initially began in New York in 1935 helping US corporates communicate with their shareholders. In 1990, Georgeson opened its first European office in London, bringing us closer to our European clients and in 2009 opened an office in the Netherlands. Georgeson has a large, multi-location presence in Europe and around the globe.
Our six Senior London based staff combine over 75 years of experience in governance and shareholder engagement. Another 7 full-time proxy specialists, focus solely on shareholder engagement services. The European team also consists of 3 permanent staff in the Netherlands, 5 in Spain, 16 in Italy and 3 in France. Georgeson is the only proxy solicitation firm that can be truly described as Global.
Teslin has a unique investment philosophy. Naturally, sound business practice and a healthy return are core elements. But this business practice and good governance are integral parts of our philosophy. A healthy return does not necessarily mean a sound investment. We talk about investment for good reasons. It is distinctively different from trading or speculation. Teslin does not treat its investments as commodities. We commit ourselves long term as a co-owner, and we take our role as an involved shareholder extremely seriously. Our task is to keep the Boards of the businesses we participate in on their toes. Always relevant and constructive.
The desire to grow our business while maintaining the connection with our rich heritage makes Berenberg what it is today. Everyone is accountable for their actions and this framework drives our responsible, attentive, extensive and expert approach. That is why we have earned our reputation as a trusted adviser that focuses on delivering long-term solutions for our clients.
C&F Report is a leading consultancy and realisation specialist in the field of corporate reporting. Our unique niche specialisation is designing and realising annual reports and sustainability reports for a range of companies. This includes providing strategic advice and various supplementary digital and other services and managing financial or investor relations communications. We pursue our goal of being the ‘Best in corporate reporting’ with boundless energy, solid knowhow and an in-depth understanding of the subject matter at hand.
In July 2014, Extel became WeConvene Extel following the acquisition of the Extel business by WeConvene. The combined new business offers a global corporate access platform, Extel market surveys, bespoke studies and an integrated broker voting service.
Hill+Knowlton Strategies is the leading strategic financial communication agency in the Netherlands providing counsel to Management Boards and Supervisory Boards of national and international companies.
The agency is involved in all important national and international M&A and IPO-transaction, especially in situations where public interest and market interest meet with the involvement of a diverse group of stakeholders.
Further, Hill+Knowlton Strategies has an extensive experience with private equity transactions
Hill+Knowlton Strategies operates as an involved partner in advisory teams, together with legal counsellors, bankers, accountants and other advisors.
The experienced professionals have an acknowledged track record in complex transactions, IPOs, shareholders activism, stakeholder management, litigation and crisis & issue management.
In 2017 the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) awarded, the team, led by Practice Leader Sabine Post-de Jong, with the prize for best communication campaign in the category Financial services & investor relations for the communication strategy for the IPO of Takeaway.com.
ingage is a state-of-the-art, dedicated Corporate Access and IR software CRM platform.
ingage was specifically designed for MiFID II and other regulatory change around corporate access and is the only IR software CRM platform serving both institutional investors and corporates. It is this direct link which enables key unique features such as real-time, confidential feedback directly between investor and corporate over the platform.
Ipreo is a leading global provider of financial services technology, data and analytics. We support all participants in the capital-raising process including banks, public and private companies, institutional and individual investors, as well as research, asset management and wealth management firms. Our unique, cross-asset class solutions equip our clients with the information and tools they need for more effective decision-making and a more efficient workflow. Ipreo is private-equity held by Blackstone and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division and has more than 800 employees, serving clients in every major financial hub around the world.
Innovation has always been--and will continue to be--part of our DNA. Today, the company is firmly established as a technology provider and strives to be the leading technology, trading, and intelligence provider to capital markets.
RD:IR is an independent global Investor Relations consultancy, working from offices in the City of London, offering a wide range of analysis, research & advisory services to over 600 public companies across Europe and further afield. We are committed to providing senior management, IR professionals and corporate secretaries with the data, technology and market intelligence to manage their relationships with capital markets and other stakeholders in the most efficient way possible. Please get in touch.
For the eleventh consecutive year, NEVIR, the Dutch Association for Investor Relations, organises the NEVIR Dutch IR Awards, a unique event for all professionals active in the field of Investor Relations and Financial Communication in the Netherlands.
ING Group WINNER
Van Lanschot Kempen
David Tailleur, Randstad WINNER
Dies Donker, ABN AMRO
Marcel Kemp, ASML
Bisera Grubesic, TomTom
Joost van Galen, Koninklijke BAM Groep
Victor Bareño, ASM International WINNER
Caroline Vogelzang, ForFarmers
Dirk Jan Lucas, Nieuwe Steen Investments
Richard Piekaar, Basic-Fit WINNER
Last year's Dutch IR Awards winners
Martijn Schuttevaer, Boskalis
Jeroen van Harten, Corbion
AScX / Local Company
AScX / Local Professional
Ronald Merckx, Wessanen
For more photos & winners of previous IR Awards, click here
17.30 - 18.30 Welcome drinks
18.45 - 21.45 Dinner and Award Ceremony
21.45 - 23.30 Dessert & Drinks
for joining us in Theater Amsterdam