Mr. drs. Monique G.M. van Dijken Eeuwijk (Dutch nationality, age 51), has over 20 years of experience as a lawyer and board room counsel specialised in (supervisory) laws- and regulations applicable to financial institutions, audit firms, auditors, their respective worldwide networks and the national professional services firms of which they form part. Furthermore, she is an expert in the field of privacy and data protection in the broadest sense.
Mrs. van Dijken Eeuwijk started her career with Delta Lloyd, a large insurance company and was appointed Company Secretary and subsequently General Counsel of its banking division in 1996. In 2001 she joined NautaDutilh, one of the top 5 law firms in the Netherlands. Within NautaDutilh she was responsible for leading the Benelux Sector Team Professional Services Firms. In 2019 she founded the law firm MGM Regulatory & Governance.
Mrs. van Dijken Eeuwijk’s practice, in particular focusses on advising (i) Supervisory Boards on their various roles and how to execute and demonstrate effective internal supervision and governance, (ii) the Managing Board on (the execution of) strategy; long term value creation, ESG, external supervision and how to deal with external Supervisory Authorities. Next to that she advises and assists the Offices of the General Counsel, the Compliance -, Risk Management – and Legal Departments on supervisory and compliance issues; in creating and enabling the provision of (financial) services and the processing of (personal) data on a cross border(global) basis.