Up-Close with Henny Kapteijn, Non-Executive Director, Achmea Investment Management
Henny Kapteijn | February 16, 2016 |
Henny Kapteijn, a Non-Executive Director at Achmea Investment Management (one of the largest suppliers of financial services in the Netherlands) and member of the IFAC Professional Accountants in Business Committee, talks about her career transition from economist to accountant in the investment industry. She stresses that as an accountant one must possess the confidence and knowledge to communicate information from competing, sometimes opposing, perspectives. In part one, Henny discusses the opportunities and challenges her accountancy career has delivered; in part two, she discusses the skills and competencies needed for the future and the various career paths that can lead to success.