Country Head at Aion
Kim Van Esbroeck was named CountryHead for Belgium in June 2020. In this role, she leads Aion Bank’s retail andbusiness banking efforts locally. Kim is responsible for growing Aion’sbusiness through commercial activities and business development and directlymanages Aion Bank’s Belgian sales and partnerships teams, as well as itsflagship branch in Brussels.
Kim is a veteran of the financialservices and card payment industries with nearly 20 years of experience and hasheld executive roles in management, operations, business development andmarketing. Prior to Aion Bank, Kim spent seven years at Bancontact Company. Shejoined Bancontact as Chief Operations Officer and was promoted to ChiefCommercial Officer before being named CEO in January 2017. At Bancontact, Kimdeveloped the company’s marketing and operations departments, launched theBancontact app in 2013 and grew Bancontact into a leader in mobile payments ande-commerce solutions. When Bancontact Company and Payconiq Belgium merged intoBancontact Payconiq Company in June 2018, Kim led the M&A process and creationof the new company. Following completion of the merger, Kim assumed the role ofChief Commercial Officer for the newly combined company.
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