Smart supervision and enforcement initiatives make me happy.


Supervision Strategy aims to further professionalize our crucial profession by helping to advance effective strategies and methods to supervise and enforce. 

Supervision Strategy was founded by Aute Kasdorp. Aute has a long-lasting fascination for supervision and enforcement. He is good at spotting opportunities to improve, putting these into effect, and assisting others to do the same. 

Supervision and enforcement experience

  • Aute started working in supervision 20 years ago; he has been dedicated to improving supervision and enforcement ever since then.

  • Aute has just completed a 1-year assignment in Madrid as the Senior Strategy Advisor to IOSCO's Secretary General.

  • He fulfilled various executive functions (2004-2016) at the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM); lead AFM's successful post-crisis supervisory initiative to transform the Dutch financials' culture and customer focus.

  • Previously, Aute was Senior Project Manager at the Netherlands Competition Authority (ACM; 1998-2003) and Competition Lawyer at Houthoff Brussels (1997-1998).

Professional background

  • Aute is conducting 
    PhD research on 
    supervision strategies in the face of harmful but 
    legal corporate conduct at 
    IBRM (nominated best publication 2016).

  • Postgraduate Competition Law degree (cum laude).

  • Master degrees in Law, Philosophy, and Business Administration (MBA).