Gerard Johannes Kleisterlee is a Dutch businessperson who has been at the helm of 9 different companies. Currently, Mr. Kleisterlee holds the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board of ASML Holding NV. He is also on the board of De Nederlandsche Bank and IBEX Ltd. and Chairman for IMD Scholarship Foundation and Member of Asia Business Council.
In the past Mr. Kleisterlee held the position of Chairman of Vodafone Group Plc, Chairman-Management Board, President & CEO at Koninklijke Philips NV Chief Executive Officer of Philips Components and President of Philips Taiwan Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of Koninklijke Philips NV), President of Royal Philips Consumer Electronics, Managing Director at Philips Display Components, Member of European Round Table of Industrialists, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Technische Universiteit Eindhoven and Chairman at Stichting Onderzoek Cancer Center Amsterdam.
He received an undergraduate degree from Technische Universiteit Eindhoven.