Gerrit Zalm is a Dutch businessperson who has been the head of 8 different companies.
He occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board of Nuclear Research & consultancy Group and Chairman-Governors Board at National Academy For Finance & Economics. Mr. Zalm is also on the board of Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Dutch Banking Association.
In the past Gerrit Zalm occupied the position of Chairman for International Accounting Standards Board, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Nederlands Dans Theater, Chairman-Management Board at ABN AMRO Bank NV Chairman of Fortis Bank (Nederland) NV, Chief Executive Officer of ABN AMRO Bank NV (Broker) and Chairman-Management Board at ABN AMRO Group NV (which are all subsidiaries of ABN AMRO Bank NV), Chief Financial Officer of DSB Bank NV and Professor at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
He received a graduate degree from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.