Bert Pijls assumed the CEO position at Calisen in September 2017. He has over 25 years of experience in financial services and utilities. Prior to joining Calisen he worked in the financial services industry as CEO of Hellenic Bank, Managing Director at Citibank and CEO of Egg Banking. In addition to his experience in the financial services industry, Mr. Pijls worked in the energy sector as Managing Director for Customer Service and Commercial at British Gas/Centrica. Mr. Pijls holds a B.B.A. from Nijenrode University in the Netherlands as well as a Masters in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona, United States.