Edwin van Raalte
Edwin van Raalte MBA has over 25 years’ experience in the international banking environment working and living in 10 different countries across continents. Strong and balanced focus on Client, Commercial, in Control, Compliance, Change, Community and Culture.
Currently he is Group Executive Products & Deposits for Rabobank Australia and NZ. Responsible for: Client Experience, Marketing, Digital, Direct Bank, Retail Deposit book (18bln), Products, Financial Intelligence Unit (AML/CTF), FLM, Innovation, Knowledge and Networks, Community & Sustainability. Sponsor of a number of key regulatory and technology transformation programs. Previous roles include: - business manager to the Rabobank Group Executive Board member responsible for the International Rural, Retail and Direct banking activities. - Launch of Rabobank’s online savings bank in Australia and NZ. - Global program manager of the merger project between Rabobank International Private Banking and Swiss Bank Sarasin.
Edwin is co-author of a number of publications and books in the field of banking, digital and agriculture. Edwin is co-founder of the Global Farmers Master Class, F20, Farm2Fork, RaboTV and GlobalFarmers.com. He gives guest lectures and is a regular speaker on various international seminars - in the field of (direct) banking, marketing and F&A. Edwin has a passion for strategy, purpose and innovation. He is an advocate & executive sponsor of the Australian Network on Disability and worked on initiatives with Cerebral Palsy, MaxSolutions and others.