AEGON makes senior appointments

AEGON has appointed C Michiel van Katwijk as chief financial officer for the Americas, and Darryl Button as executive vice president and head of its corporate financial center.

Mr Button, who joined the insurer in 1999 and is currently chief financial officer of AEGON Americas, will relocate to The Hague where he will lead the various financial functions carried out at the group’s corporate center.

These include finance, treasury, tax and actuarial functions, as well as investor relations.

Mr van Katwijk will relocate to Baltimore, Maryland, where he will report to Mark Mullin, chief executive officer of AEGON Americas.

During his 20 year career with the company, he has held various senior management roles including group treasurer and more recently head of the corporate financial center.

AEGON NV’s chief financial officer, Jan Nooitgedagt, comments: “These appointments reflect our determination to share the considerable knowledge and expertise that exists within AEGON.”

Mr Button and Mr van Katwijk both take up their new roles on 1st September 2012.

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