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Portrait de Gerardus Johannes Wijers
Age : 66
Public asset : 164,948 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Royal Dutch Shell Plc - Heineken N.V. - HAL Trust

Summary 
Dr. Gerardus Johannes Wijers is Chairman-Supervisory Board at Heineken NV, Chairman at Vereniging Natuurmonumenten, Deputy Chairman at Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Chairman at Ubbo Emmius Fund and Vice President at Young Pianist Foundation.

He is on the Board of Directors at ING Groep NV, HAL Trust, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, HAL Holding NV and Het Concertgebouw NV. Dr. Wijers was previously employed as Independent Non-Executive Director by GlaxoSmithKline Plc, Chairman-Supervisory Board by AFC Ajax NV, a Member by European Round Table of Industrialists, Chief Executive Officer by Akzo Nobel NV, Chairman by Oranje Fonds, a Member by Platform Internet voor Alledag, Chairman by Sanoma Digital Group The Netherlands BV, Chairman by Stichting Het Wereld Natuur Fonds Nederland, Senior Vice President by The Boston Consulting Group Ltd., and a Trustee by The Conference Board, Inc.

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


Current positions of Gerardus Johannes Wijers 
NameTitle Since
Royal Dutch Shell Plc
(Integrated Oil & Gas)
Deputy Chairman 2009
Heineken N.V.
(Brewers)
Chairman-Supervisory Board 2012
ING Groep NV (ADR) Member-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 (RDSA)
5,2510.0001%164,948 USD


Gerardus Johannes Wijers : Personal Network 


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 
World Wildlife Fund, Inc.
Rotterdam Climate Initiative
Boskalis Westminster Ltd.
Delft University of Technology
Jeroen Bosch Hospital
NN Insurance Eurasia NV
TIAS Business School BV


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