Royal KPN N.V.
Royal KPN N.V. Press Release: KPN nominates Gerard van de Aast to
11-Jan-2021 / 08:00 CET/CEST
KPN nominates Gerard van de Aast to Supervisory Board
KPN's Supervisory Board is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr Gerard
van de Aast for appointment to the Supervisory Board of KPN for a term of
four years as of the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 14 April 2021. He will
succeed Derk Haank who will step down at the end of his third and final term
as member of KPN's Supervisory Board.
Mr Van de Aast (63, Dutch) is a seasoned executive with a recognized track
record at board level in various sectors ranging from construction to
software engineering, both in the Netherlands and abroad. His executive
experience includes CEO positions at Reed Business, VolkerWessels and Imtech
NV. Mr Van de Aast is currently Chairman of the Supervisory Board of NS
Group, vice-chairman of the Supervisory Board of Signify NV and member of
the Supervisory Board of Witteveen+Bos, the consultancy and engineering firm
where he started his professional career in 1979.
Duco Sickinghe, Chairman of the Supervisory Board: "Gerard brings with him a
wealth of leadership and diverse industry experience. We welcome him on
board and look forward to working with him in guiding KPN on its path to
long-term growth. He will succeed Derk whom we thank for his invaluable
contribution to the course and success of KPN during his 12-year tenure as
Supervisory Board member."
The appointment will take effect upon a decision of KPN's shareholders at
KPN's AGM on 14 April 2021. The invitation and the agenda for the AGM will
follow in March.
For more information:
KPN Royal Dutch Telecom
3072 AP Rotterdam
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