Reinier van Zutphen
R.F.B. (Reinier) van Zutphen (b. 1960) was sworn in as National Ombudsman on 31 March 2015 for a six year term. Reinier van Zutphen studied law at Erasmus University Rotterdam and graduated in 1985. In 1992 he qualified as a member of the judiciary and went on to gain considerable arbitration experience both in the Netherlands and abroad, notably Luxembourg and Curaçao. He has served as president of the Dutch Association for the Judiciary (NVvR) and as president of the Administrative High Court for Trade and Industry. Since 2016 he is a board member of the IOI European Region.