Susi Zijderveld is an external member of Pels Rijcken's Board with a special focus on governance, risk management and compliance. She has gained broad management experience at various complex organisations.
Susi studied Dutch Law at VU Amsterdam. Following her studies, she worked as an attorney at Stibbe. She subsequently held various management positions at De Nederlandsche Bank and was Chair of the Board of Directors of CBR (Dutch Central Office for Motor Vehicle Driver Testing). Susi then served as a member of the Board of Directors of Nederlandse Spoorwegen with responsibility for Risk Management, Human Resources, Legal, Security, the NS railway stations, Retail, Real Estate and 'public transport bicycles'. She recently served as interim Chair of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce. Susi holds various other positions. For example, she is a member the Netherlands Committee of Human Rights Watch, Chair of the Board of the National Fund 4 and 5 May and Board member of The Concertgebouw. In addition, Susi is a member of the Supervisory Board and chairs the remuneration committee at NIBC Bank.