Dennis Dijkstra leaves Flow Traders, Mike Kuehnel successor

Dennis Dijkstra leaves Flow Traders, Mike Kuehnel successor

18-11-2022 Flow Traders announced on 18 November that Dennis Dijkstra does not seek a new term as CEO. Mike Kuehnel is nominated as the new CEO.

Dennis Dijkstra has been with Flow Traders since 2009. First as CFO, from 2014 as CO-CEO and since 2019 as CEO. He has informed the supervisory board that he will not available for a new term.

From 1 February 2023, Mike Kuehnel will take over. He has been CFO at Flow Traders since September 2021 and previously was Partner at Bain & Company. Dijkstra will remain available as an advisor until the end of April.

The supervisory board has started the search for a new Chief Risk and Financial Officer.

Chief executive Rudolf Ferscha: 'On behalf of the Supervisory Board, I would like to express our deepest gratitude to Dennis for his fourteen years of dedicated service to Flow Traders and his significant contribution to driving the company to where it is today. Under Dennis’ entrepreneurial leadership, Flow Traders has become one of the world’s leading liquidity providers and completing the successful IPO in 2015 is one of the many highlights of his extensive tenure. Dennis can look back with exceptional pride on his time at Flow Traders and we wish him every success with his future endeavors. We are delighted that Mike will assume the role of Chief Executive Officer. He will, alongside Folkert and the newly established Executive Committee, ensure the delivery of Flow Traders’ ambitious growth strategy.'