ING Group has appointed Dorothy Hillenius as the new head of its investor relations team.
Ms Hillenius will succeed Jonathan Atack, who will take up a new role as CFO and risk officer at ING Investment Management Europe.
Ms Hillenius first joined ING in 1997 as a communications officer. She left the company in 1999 to pursue a role as a financial journalist with Bloomberg News. She returned to ING in 2003 as a communications officer at the corporate media relations team. In 2007, she joined the investor relations team as senior manager.
Mr Atack joined ING in January 2004 to head the investor relations team. Prior to that, he held a number of roles in investor relations, finance and investment banking with UK-based companies.
Michel Tilmant, chairman of ING Group, said: Jonathan Atack has contributed significantly to the upgrading of the quality of our investor relations function over the last four years. I would like to thank him for his accomplishments in improving ING’s financial disclosure and in building a stronger relationship with analysts, investors and rating agencies.