Overview

Update
Primary Role
Non-Executive Director @
Born:
January 11, 1951
Gender:
Male
Location:
Unknown
Social:

Person Details

Update

Born January 11, 1951. A Dutch national, appointed a Non-executive Director of the Company with effect from January 2009.

He was Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Management of AkzoNobel N.V. from 2003 to 2012, having become a Board member in 2002. From 1999 to 2002, he was Senior Partner at The Boston Consulting Group. He was Dutch Minister for Economic Affairs from 1994 to 1998, and was previously Managing Partner of The Boston Consulting Group. He obtained a PhD in economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam while teaching there.

He is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of AFC Ajax N.V. and the Supervisory Board of Heineken N.V., a member of the Supervisory Board of HAL Holding N.V., a Non-executive Director of GlaxoSmithKline plc and a trustee of various charities.

Jobs (4)

Update
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Unknown
Unknown
Managing Partner
2003
Apr 1, 2012
CEO
1999
2002
Senior Partner
1994
1998
Dutch Minister for Economic Affairs

Board & Advisor Roles (6)

Update

Education (1)

Update

Add News

Add Memberships

Add Images