Michael Dieters is a young professional with a Master degree in Economics and Business with a specialization in Financial Economics. In addition, Michael has three specializations on a BSc level, namely Financial-Monetary Economics, International Economics and Business Management. Michael's strongest skills are his analytical and conceptual thinking, problem solving motives, his social skills and having a strong business sense. Michael's entrepreneurial and business sense has provided him the position of Partner/ Account manager in Convent-Interim, a young, dynamic and professional organization that focuses on the supply of professionals for the financial sector who can build the bridge between Business and IT. Michael's activities range from an operational, tactical and strategical level. Michael enjoys the commercial side of the business and enjoys communication with clients and other stakeholders. Michael is business orientated, process minded and result driven. Michael's career ambitions lie within the Consultancy domain. His interests lie in the Risk Management and related departments, like Treasury, Cash Management and Payments. In addition, Michael has a strong affinity with Business and ICT, where his interests lie within the analysis and (service orientated) improvement of the different Risk Management and above mentioned related systems and processes, both from a business and ICT point of view.


  • 1986 - present     Membership soccer club S.C. Hoevelaken
  • 1997 - 1998          Membership tennis club Weldam, Hoevelaken


Risk Management and related domains:

  • Financial Risk Management
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Treasury, Cash Management and Payments

Business and ICT:

  • Risk Management and related systems and processes
  • Basel II/ III and Solvency II implications for systems and processes
  • SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) implications for systems and processes

Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Present

Project Support/ Marketer

Enigma Business Consulting

Enigma Business Consulting is one of the biggest payments consulting companies in the Benelux. Enigma’s focus is to provide a bridge between business and ICT for all payments related projects, from payments consultancy to implementations.

Michael’s primary activities lie within the marketing domain, where emphasis is being made on marketing the new website and coordinating related activities. Michael acts as a supporting role for the company management and reports and communicates directly to the Managing Director. His main activities are the following:

  • Communication with national and international payments (related) product and services suppliers, banks and other (financial) institutions
  • Doing (marketing) research, documenting research results and inherently providing adequate website content
  • Formulation and documentation of requirements for the design of the website based on the demand from Management, to communicate to the design company
  • Coordination and management of the provision of additional content (deliverables) for the website from the internal organization
  • Coordination of meetings, leading of meetings in absence of the Managing Director and providing meeting reports, to communicate to the Management and internal organization
  • Maintenance and provision of Project Management information and Project output, as a means to providing adequate Management Information concerning all website related activities
  • As part of secondary activities, provision of adequate Management Information concerning several (secondary) projects within Enigma.
Feb 2011 - Present

Partner/ Account manager


Convent Interim is a young and dynamic organization which has specialized in the supply of interim professionals in Business and ICT. Our clients consist of Top 5 domestic, but internationally orientated banks. Our primary customer is the financial sector where we provide our clients with junior tot senior professionals from Functional Designers to Project Managers. Our domain consists of Core Banking, Risk Management, Investment Banking and Corporate Finance. The quality of our database and network ensures that our clients are served adequately.

As a Partner at Convent Interim Michael enjoys the entrepreneurial environment. The primary focus lies with improving business, penetrate existing markets, creating new ones and nurturing current client accounts and improving the overall quality of the services delivered. As an Account manager Michael has also been given responsibility to manage some important (growth related) customer accounts to both nurture and enhance the relationship with the companies’ current and potential customers.

Aug 2010 - Jan 2011



As a Consultant at Convent-Interim Michael is active both on an operational, tactical and strategic level within the company. His activities range from the actual matching of potential candidates for a specific job offering at the client, communication with both candidates and the clients, to the advising of the Partners on the strategic positioning of the company, advising and making recommendations on the companies’ portfolio of services, its quality management and potential growth opportunities.


2007 - 2010


Erasmus School of Economics

Specialization:Financial Economics

Research paper:The impact of surprise policy actions on interest rates: The influence of Central Bank


2007 - 2008


Utrecht School of Economics

(Additionally acquired) Specialization:Business Management

(Additionally acquired) Specialization:International Economics

2004 - 2007


Utrecht School of Economics



Specialization:Financial-Monetary Economics



Language: English

Language: Dutch (Native)

Software: Microsoft Office

MS Word MS Excel MS PowerPoint

Software: Statistical Analysis

(Financial) Statistical Analysis: Eviews

Quantitative Finance & Analysis

Investments; stock market and options (day-) trading (Advanced) Quantitative Financial Econometrics Technical Analysis (TA) for stock markets