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Tom Dijkhuizen

T.C.A. Dijkhuizen MPhil, PhD Candidate in Corporate and Financial Law at Institute for Private Law
Tom Dijkhuizen

Tom Dijkhuizen (1985) graduated from Leiden University in the fields of Public Administration (research master, 2009) and Company Law with Financial Law as specialization (2011). Since August 2011, he is a PhD Fellow at the Institute for Private Law, Department of Company Law.

His thesis deals with the corporate governance of banks with a particular focus on the fiduciary duties of the executive board, the supervisory board and the behaviour of shareholders in the light of the financial stability perspective. Next to the PhD research, Tom teaches in the undergraduate course Company Law.