Turning points: Nico Van Wayenbergh, GDF Suez Trading

Nico Van Wayenbergh - GDF Suez Trading

Many people regard stubbornness as an undesirable trait, especially in the workplace. But Nico Van Wayenbergh, the Brussels-based chief risk officer (CRO) of GDF Suez Trading – the trading arm of French utility GDF Suez – believes being stubborn is a great talent for those aspiring to work in risk management.

That conviction comes as a result of personal experience. Over the course of his career, his determination to find and understand details that don't seem right has often paid off, he says

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