Rob van Esch has worked at BANNING since 1 November 2016. Rob was Professor of Law and E-Commerce at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands, for 15 years and held several positions in Rabobank’s Legal Affairs department for more than 35 years.
He is Editor-in-Chief of the ‘Tijdschrift voor Financieel Recht’, an editor of the Paris ‘Financieel Juridische Reeks’, a member of the Appeals Committee of ‘Stichting Tuchtrecht Banken’, a member of the Supervisory Committee of the FFP and a deputy member of the Disputes Committee and the Disciplinary Committee of the DSI. He has written several books and numerous articles on the legal aspects of e-commerce, payment transactions and online financial services. He was involved in legal risk management during his last few years at Rabobank.