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Hans Wijers

Chief Executive Officer and
Chairman of the Board of Management


Hans Wijers, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Management (photo)

Former Senior Partner and Chairman of the Dutch office of
The Boston Consulting Group and former Minister for Economic
Affairs in the Dutch Government.

A graduate of the University of Groningen and Assistant Professor of Economics at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam in the Netherlands (where he received his PhD in economics), Hans Wijers has participated in two think-tanks for Dutch Ministers and he was senior consultant/partner with various Dutch consulting firms.

Mr. Wijers also holds a number of prominent positions outside AkzoNobel. As well as being a non-executive director at Royal Dutch Shell, he is also Chairman of the Oranje Fonds and Chairman of the Ubbo Emmius Fund Foundation at the University of Groningen. In addition, Mr. Wijers is a member of the Board of Directors of the Concertgebouw and a member of the European Roundtable of Industrialists.

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