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Portrait de Gerardus Johannes Wijers
Age : 67
Public asset : 170,727 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Heineken N.V. - HAL Trust

Summary 
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.
(Brewers)
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 
NameEquities%Valuation
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.

Personal
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.

Career
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



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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.


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