Board of Commissioners
NS faces some major challenges for the new concession, both operationally and financially. It is vital that we find ways to cut costs and improve our results. The Board sees many opportunities for improving the service to travelers.
Gerard van de Aast
(1957) | Dutch citizen
Appointed as of 4-3-2014 to 2018
Former Chairperson, Board of Directors of Royal Imtech N.V.
Former Chairperson, Board of Directors of Koninklijke Volker Wessels N.V., Board Member of Reed Elsevier and Member of Board of Commissioners of Océ N.V.
(1958) | Dutch citizenship
Appointed as of 26-1-2012 to 2016, and extended to 2020
Former Vice-Chairman & Chief Risk Officer, Managing Board, Royal Bank of Scotland NV and Head Global Country Risk, RBS Group
Additional positions: Member of Senior Advisory Board Oliver Wyman Financial Services, Member of Board of Commissioners of Robeco, Member of Board of Commissioners bunq
Marike van Lier Lels
(1959) | Dutch citizen
Appointed as of 3-2-2016 to 2020
Additional positions: Member of Executive Board Lels & Ko B.V., Commissioner at TKH Group N.V., Reed Elsevier N.V. and Eneco Holding N.V.
(1956) | Dutch citizen
Appointed as of 1-6-2007 to 2011 and extended to 2015 and 2019
Chairperson, VO Board
Additional positions: Chairperson of Steering Group of Convenant Gezond Gewicht, Chairperson Supervisory Board of AFM
(1970) | Dutch citizen
Appointed as of 15-8-2016 until 2020
General Counsel & Head of Compliance, Corporate Secretary at NN Group N.V.