Mr Boudewijn is General Manager of the Dutch Payments Association (DPA). He has extensive experience in domestic and international payments related issues. He started his career as in-house lawyer at a savings bank in 1983, and in 1988 became Head of Legal Affairs at the Bankgirocentrale (now equensWorldline). In 1998 he joined the Dutch Banking Association as Head of Payments and Security Affairs, and in 2014 was appointed Deputy General Manager of the DPA.
Mr Boudewijn is Chair of the Legal Support Group of the European Payments Council (and served several terms as EPC Board member).
He is Vice-Chair of the Payment Systems Committee of the European Banking Federation and member of the Payment Systems Market Expert Group (PSMEG) of the European Commission. He is a regular speaker at national and international conferences on strategic and regulatory payments related issues, new technologies and open banking.