Mr. Bots was appointed as Head of Strategy for NatWest Markets (formerly known as Corporate and Institutional Banking) and has been serving as a member of its Executive Committee and Risk Committee since April 2015. He was appointed as Chairman of the Managing Board of NWM N.V. on 1 November 2017.
Harm has been developing and overseeing the implementation of the NatWest Markets strategy including a radical restructuring of its business model, refocused country footprint and managing towards smaller resource base. He oversaw and delivered a number of large transformation programmes within the business to ensure strategic goals were met.
Harm has been with NWM since 2008, when he joined through the acquisition of ABN AMRO. He was appointed as Director in GBM Strategy in 2010. Harm held prior to that several customer facing positions including roles in a number of countries in Asia. Harm joined ABN AMRO in 1999 as Management Trainee. Harm holds a Master degree in Finance from the University of London.