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Governance and Management

KIT has the statutory form of an association with private and corporate members.

The governing bodies of the association are: the Council of Members, the Supervisory Board and the (single-headed) Executive Board.

Organisation chart

The Supervisory Board oversees the work of the Executive Board. The Directors are in turn accountable to the Council of Members.

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Council of Members

Ms A (Annick) Boyen
on behalf of Unilever Benelux
VP Communications Global Markets and External Affairs EU

Mr D. (Dieudonné) Foko
Founder and Chief Technology & Digital Innovation Officer DIFOKO IT Solutions BV, The Netherlands,
Founder and Investor DIFOKO Capital Ltd., London, UK,
Member of the Advisory Council of the CEO Pledge Committee BlackNorth Initiative, Canada, Regional Technology & Business Architect Lead (Europe), Ahold Delhaize

Ms S. (Sabine) Gimbrère
on behalf of the City of Amsterdam
Head International Relations Amsterdam

Mr M.(Miltiadis) Gkouzouris BSc MBA
CEO HVA-International

Mr R. (Richard) Greve
On behalf of NS
Directeur HR & Organisatie
Chair Stichting Jan van Stappen

Mr P.L. (Pierre) van Hedel
Former CEO Rabobank Foundation

Mr M.M.J.W. (Maarten) van Herpen
Founder & Managing Director Acacia Impact Innovation BV

Mr R. (Rogier) de Jong
On behalf of ABN Amro Bank
Chief Risk Officer of International Card Services

Ms S. (Saskia) Kapinga
on behalf of Shell
Vice President External Relations – Benelux & France

Mr J. (Jeroen) Kohnstamm
Advisor to the Ministry of Commerce in China (MOFCOM)
Chair Dr. Olfert Dapper and China Foundation
Board member Friends of NSKA (Dutch String Quartet Academy)
Former Secretary General of Factors Chain International

Mr M. (Marinus) Pannevis
Former Lawyer/curator DLA Piper Nederland N.V.
Chair Stichting Havenstraat
Chair Stichting Syrische vrijwilligers Nederland
Board member St. Philomela
Board member Volksuniversiteit Amsterdam
Board member OCP Charity Foundation

Mr F. (Floris) Recourt
on behalf of De Maatschappij
Former Partner of Egon Zehnder International
Partner Commissarissensearch Business
Executive Coach, Board Evaluator, Trusted Advisor

Mr H. (Herbert) Schilthuis
Head Occupational Health Department Amsterdam UMC
Former Global Director Health Heineken International B.V.

Dra. (Ms) A.S. (Anneke) Sipkens
Chair Supervisory Board Innofest
Chairman Waka Waka Foundation
Board member Roze50+ Foundation
Former CEO DOEN Foundation
Former Director Sustainability Services Deloitte

Mr R. (Rembrandt) Sutorius
on behalf of ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo

Ms R. (Rachida) Talal-Azimi
Talal Islamic Finance – Training, Consulting and Advisory
Board Member Worldconnectors, The Netherlands
PhD Candidate Radboud University Nijmegen

Ms Y.E.M. (Yolanda) Verdonk-van Lokven
Executive Director ABP

Ms. I. (Irene) Visser
Head of strategy & International Relations
at Atradius Dutch State Business
Former Managing Director Netherlands
— African Business Council

Mr J.M.M. (Jack) van de Winkel
on behalf of Deli Maatschappij
Former President of NV Deli Maatschappij

Supervisory Board

Mr P.F.W. (Paul) Strengers
Consultant Blood and Plasma Strategies
Member of the WHO Expert Committee on Biological Standardization
Former Director Medical Affairs and Product Development Sanquin Plasma Products
Former Executive President International Plasma and Fractionation Association
Former Chairman of the Red Cross District of Amsterdam-Amstelland

Mr P.J. (Philipp Jan) Flach
CEO Logex
Former member Executive Board of Slotervaartziekenhuis in Amsterdam and the MC Groep hospitals in Lelystad, Emmeloord and Dronten

Ms L. (Linda) Broekhuizen
Former Chief Investment Officer, Management Board Member FMO – Dutch Development Bank
Management Board Member FMO – Dutch Development Bank
Member of the Development Cooperation Committee (COS) Advisory Council on International Affairs
Member, Appeals Committee for Disciplinary Court, Banking and DSI
Member of the Advisory Committee Guarantee SME (BMKB) Ministry of Economic Affairs
Member of the Board Stichting Netherlands Advisory Board on Impact Investing (NAB)

Mr J.M. (Jacques) Kwak
Former Partner Colliers International
Board member St. Gastenverblijven VUmc
Chair Stichting RAZ Persoonlijke Groeifonds

Ms T. (Tanja) Nagel
Voorzitter Raad van Toezicht DSI
Commissaris EY Nederland LLP
Lid Raad van Toezicht Stichting Oncode Institute

Executive Board

Management Team and Departments

KIT has three departments and three service departments. KIT’s management is in the hands of the Executive Board.