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Wiebe Ruttenberg Senior Adviser, DG Market Infrastructure & Payments at European Central Bank


Wiebe Ruttenberg (The Netherlands, 1967) started his career in 1994 as a Policy Adviser to the Minister of Finance of the Netherlands on Energy, Telecom and Infrastructure Issues.

In 1999 he joined De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) to become Project Secretary for the National 2002 Euro Changeover Project. After finalisation of the euro changeover he became Head of the Payments Policy Department at DNB.

From 2006 till 2015 Wiebe Ruttenberg was Head of the Market Integration Division at the European Central Bank, dealing with policy issues from a market infrastructure, market integration and innovation perspective on a) payments (including the Single Euro Payments Area - SEPA), b) securities and c) collateral.

He was also member of the Market Infrastructure & Payments Committee of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB), chaired its Payment Systems Policy Working Group and managed the Secretariat of the Euro Retail Payments Board.

Currently he holds the position of Senior Adviser, focusing on technological innovation and cyber resilience with regards to the financial industry in general and central banking and financial market infrastructures in particular. He chairs the ESCB Task Force on Cyber Resilience Strategy for Financial Market Infrastructures, and manages the Secretariat of the Euro Cyber Resilience Board.