Leonique van Houwelingen has been Executive Director of Bank of New York Mellon SA/NV since April 21, 2016 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. She works closely with all lines of business to promote BNY Mellon and its products and services to clients in the Netherlands. She joined BNY Mellon in 2003 as Head of Legal, Risk and Compliance for the Europe, the Middle East and Africa Region within the asset servicing business. In 2006, she took over as Head of Relationship Management for Continental European clients for that business. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Leonique worked for eight years in various roles within ABN Amro, varying from legal counsel to adviser within trade finance and Manager of Fixed Income Transaction Management.