Director - Key Accounts
After graduating from Groningen University with a Master’s degree in International law, Allard has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Allard started his career with Aegon (insurance, pensions and asset management) in 1996 after which he found his way to the corporate & trust services industry in 2001. Since then he has worked for several corporate services industry leaders.
During his career Allard has focused on relationship management and business development. He has been active in assisting global companies, listed multinationals, financial institutions, private equity and real estate firms and high net worth individuals in a broad range of activities and held board positions on a number of client companies.
Allard joined Vistra Netherlands in January 2015 where he became responsible for the integration of Vistra Group and Trinity Corporate Services (re-branded to Vistra CEE as per January 2015).
In 2016 Allard acted as Head of Business Development for Vistra Netherlands and was commercially responsible for the integration between Vistra and Orangefield Netherlands. The merger was effectuated in August 2016.
In September 2016 Allard relocated to Vistra Luxembourg as Director of Key Accounts. In his role he is responsible for Vistra’s key accounts in Luxembourg. He is also director on the boards of key client companies to extend and improve business relationships, maintain and monitor service quality and assist in any (global) key account needs. As Director of Key Accounts Allard is a member of the Luxembourg management team.
During his professional career, Allard has been based in Curacao, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. He speaks Dutch, English and German, and is a member of IFA and IBA.