The members of the Supervisory Board of Directors (the Supervisory Board) are nominated by the board itself and (re)appointed by the GMS for a period of four years.
The GMS and the Works Council may recommend people for appointment to the Supervisory Board.
The current members of GE Artesia Bank’s Supervisory Board are:
Peter Salzer, chairman
Peter Salzer was appointed chairman of the Supervisory Board in 2015. He is a member of the Risk & Audit Committee.
Peter Salzer joined GE Capital in Germany in 1999. He has held a number of CEO and managing director positions for various GE subsidiaries in European countries and the USA. Peter Salzer is currently the President of GE Money Financial Services, S.A.U. and the Chief Executive Officer for Regional Leasing, Railcar and Residual Entities.
Uwe Seedorf re-joined the Supervisory Board in 2014 after having been a member of the Supervisory Board from 2009 to 2011. He is a member of the Risk & Audit Committee.
Eva Simon Thomas
Eva Simon Thomas joined the Supervisory Board in 2012. She is a member of the Risk & Audit Committee.
Eva Simon Thomas started her career at Nauta Dutilh, then moved on to a broad variety of roles at ABN AMRO Bank. She served as the bank’s General Counsel until ABN AMRO was acquired by RFS Holdings in 2007, after which she was the head of policy for the Dutch Banking Association. Eva Simon Thomas now works for the independent investment firm 5square.
Jan Zegering Hadders
Jan Zegering Hadders joined the Supervisory Board in 2010. He is the chairman of the Risk & Audit Committee.
Jan Zegering Hadders has enjoyed a long career in banking at AMRO Bank, Postbank, NMB Postbank and ING Groep. He served as the chairman of the board of directors at ING Nederland from 2000 to 2007.
The Supervisory Board has two committees: the Remuneration Committee and the Risk & Audit Committee.
The Remuneration Committee makes recommendations to the Supervisory Board on responsible remuneration policy and monitors the implementation of that policy.
Risk & Audit Committee
The Risk & Audit Committee advises and assists the Supervisory Board in its mission of supervising the bank’s commercial activities and management in respect of the principles of "enterprise risk management" and “corporate governance”.