Log in
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Dynamic quotes 

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  Business Leaders Biography

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Portrait de Gerardus Johannes Wijers
Age : 67
Public asset : 170,727 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Heineken N.V. - HAL Trust

Gerardus Johannes Wijers is a Netherlands; Dutch businessperson who has been the head of 9 different companies and presently is Chairman of Vereniging Natuurmonumenten, Chairman-Supervisory Board of ING Groep NV and Chairman-Supervisory Board of Heineken NV. Dr. Wijers is also on the board of HAL Holding NV, Het Concertgebouw NV and HAL Trust and Chairman of Ubbo Emmius Fund and Vice President of Young Pianist Foundation.

Gerardus Johannes Wijers previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer at Akzo Nobel NV, Member of Platform Internet voor Alledag, Member of European Round Table of Industrialists, Chairman-Supervisory Board at AFC Ajax NV, Chairman for Sanoma Digital Group The Netherlands BV, Senior Vice President for The Boston Consulting Group Ltd., Chairman of Stitching Oranje Fonds and Chairman for Stichting Het Wereld Natuur Fonds Nederland.

He received a doctorate from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a graduate degree from the University of Groningen.

Current positions of Gerardus Johannes Wijers 
NameTitle Since
Heineken N.V.
Chairman-Supervisory Board 2012
ING Groep NV (ADR) Chairman-Supervisory Board 2017
HAL Trust
(Holding Companies)
Member-Supervisory Board 2014
Ubbo Emmius Fund Chairman 1999
Vereniging Natuurmonumenten Chairman 2012
HAL Holding NV Member-Supervisory Board -
Het Concertgebouw NV Member-Supervisory Board -
Young Pianist Foundation Vice President 1999

Holdings of Gerardus Johannes Wijers 
Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A5,2510.0001%170,727 USD

Gerardus Johannes Wijers : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Hermann-Josef M. Lamberti ING Groep NV (ADR)
Eric F. C. B. Boyer de la Giroday ING Groep NV (ADR)
Diederik C. van Wassenaer ING Groep NV (ADR)
J. V. Timmermans ING Groep NV (ADR)
Henk W. Breukink ING Groep NV (ADR)
Margarete Haase ING Groep NV (ADR)
Ralph Hamers ING Groep NV
Mariana Gheorghe ING Groep NV (ADR)
Cornelis Blokbergen ING Groep NV (ADR)
Raymond Vermeulen ING Groep NV (ADR)

Biography of Gerardus Johannes Wijers 
Gerardus Johannes (Hans) Wijers (born 11 January 1951) is the former CEO of AkzoNobel. He is currently member of the Supervisory Board of Heineken NV, and will become Chairman in 2013. From 1994 until 1998 he was a minister of Economic Affairs of the Netherlands for the liberal democrats party D66.

Hans Wijers was born in Oostburg, Netherlands, on 11 January 1951.

After secondary school at Hogere burgerschool (HBS-B) level, Wijers studied Economics at the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, where he graduated in 1976. As assistant professor, he taught Economics at the Erasmus University, and in 1982 received a doctorate for his research in "Industrial politics: the design of governmental policy for industrial sectors".

Hans Wijers lives together with Dr Edith A. Sijmons, gynaecologist. They have a daughter (1992) and son (1994), and live in Utrecht.

From 1982 till 1984, Wijers worked as a civil servant at the ministry of Social Affairs and Labour and later at the ministry of Economic Affairs. Subsequently, he became a management consultant at The Boston Consulting Group for, among others, Bakkenist, Spits & Co.

From May 2003, he was the president of the Board of Management of AkzoNobel; Former Sulzer AG CEO Ton Büchner has succeeded him on 23 April 2012.

Source @ Wikipedia

Most Read News 
09/20JACK MA : Xinhua
09/24JEAN-CHARLES NAOURI : Casino rejects merger approach that Carrefour denies making
09/20NICANDRO DURANTE : British American Tobacco CEO Nicandro Durante to Retire
09/24MICHAEL DELL : sources
09/21DAVID BONDERMAN : Frustrated Ryanair investors target chairman after year of strikes
09/21MICHAEL O'LEARY : Ryanair's O'Leary says reluctant to commit to five more years as CEO
03:59pDIETER ZETSCHE : Daimler names R&D head as next CEO, Zetsche to become chairman
09/20RICHARD LI : Minneapolis prosecutors weighing evidence in JD.com CEO case
09/19NICANDRO DURANTE : British American Tobacco CEO Durante Expected to Leave -Sky News
09/19ELON MUSK : U.S. Justice Department probes Musk statement on taking Tesla private
More news

© 2018 People and Ownership :   
Gerardus Johannes Wijers : Connections 
Verein Der Freunde der Bachwoche Ansbach eV
Hogeschool INHOLLAND
Frankfurt Technology Management GmbH
OMV Petrom Marketing SRL
Stichting Gemeentemuseum Den Haag
Institute for Law & Finance
Stichting Administratiekantoor EADS
ING Bank NV (Broker)
Wirtschaftsinitiative Frankfurtrheinmain Ev
Foreign Investors Council in Romania
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Modulus Vastgoedondernemingen BV
Frankfurt Institute For Advanced Studies
Deutz Engine (Shandong) Co. Ltd.

Latest news about Gerardus Johannes Wijers 
- No news -
More news

Popular Business Leaders 
Marc Benioff Jeff Bezos Warren Buffett Tim Cook Elmar Degenhart Michael Dell Oleg Deripaska Jamie Dimon Jack Dorsey Nicandro Durante John Edwards David Einhorn Bill Gates Carlos Ghosn James Gorman David Henry Heinrich Hiesinger Carl Icahn Charles Koch Ulrich Lehner Robin Li Daniel Loeb Jack Ma Sergio Marchionne Laurent Mignon Lakshmi Mittal Leslie Moonves Dennis Muilenburg Rupert Murdoch Elon Musk Peter Nicholas Indra Nooyi Michael O'leary James Packer John Paulson Thomas Rabe Sumner Redstone Alexandre Ricard Kasper Rorsted Wilbur Ross Charles Schwab Severin Schwan Masayoshi Son Martin Sorrell Rupert Stadler Tidjane Thiam Martin Winterkorn Dieter Zetsche Mark Zuckerberg
A-Z Business Leaders