Diego is a member of the Board of Directors of ING (Belgium) and chairman of its audit and risk committees since 2000. He is on the Board of Directors of WE International, a private European retailing company, on the Supervisory Board of the K&H Bank in Hungary and on the Board of Directors of Foyer Finance in Luxembourg. He started his career in investment banking and corporate finance at White Weld, Merrill Lynch and Swiss Bank Corporation in New York and London. Between 1985 and 2002, Diego was successively managing director, chief executive officer and vice chairman of the Board of Directors of GIB Group and between 2010 and 2013 chairman of the Board of Directors of 3SI Group in France. He is chairman of the Council of Trustees of the EORTC Cancer Research Fund and is on the Board of Trustees of the Belgian American Education Foundation. Diego holds a degree in commercial engineering from the Solvay Business School of Brussels University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He was born in 1949 and is a Belgian citizen.