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Management & supervision

Management board & executive committee

Members of Vion’s management board are CEO Ronald Lotgerink and Tjarda Klimp (CFO). The management board is supported by the executive committee in achieving the objectives of the company and implementing the strategic objectives set out in the strategy and business plan. In addition to the management board members, the other members of the executive committee include Binne Visser (CHRO), David De Camp (COO Beef), Simon Morris (COO Food Service), John de Jonge (COO Pork) and Philippe Thomas (COO Retail).

Ronald Lotgerink -CEO

Chairman of the management board and executive committee

1960, Dutch Nationality
Tjarda Klimp – CFO

Member of the management board and executive committee

1972, Dutch nationality
Binne Visser – CHRO

Member of the executive committee

1970, Dutch nationality
David de Camp – COO Beef

Member of the executive committee

1973, American nationality
Simon Morris – COO Food Service

Member of the executive committee

1970, British & Canadian nationality
John de Jonge – COO Pork

Member of the executive committee

1968, Dutch nationality
Philippe Thomas – COO Retail

Member of the executive committee

1979, French nationality

Management & supervision

Management board & executive committee

Members of Vion’s management board are CEO Ronald Lotgerink and Tjarda Klimp (CFO). The management board is supported by the executive committee in achieving the objectives of the company and implementing the strategic objectives set out in the strategy and business plan. In addition to the management board members, the other members of the executive committee include Binne Visser (CHRO), David de Camp (COO Beef), Simon Morris (COO Food Service), John de Jonge (COO Pork) and Philippe Thomas (COO Retail).

Supervisory board

The supervisory board of Vion has the following members: Theo Koekkoek (chairman), Rogier Jacobs (vice-chairman), Marieke Bax, Martine Snels, Peter Broeckx and Cis van Doninck.

1971, Dutch nationality
Scheduled to resign in 2025 (eligible for re-election)

Function
Agricultural entrepreneur

Main other positions
Member Advisory Board Cosun, Chairman Advisory Board Aeres and Chairman Supervisory Board Efteling.

1960, Dutch nationality
Scheduled to resign in 2023 (eligible for re-election)

Function
ONE Program Owner ASML

Former functions
CIO Cofco International, CIO Cargill Animal Nutrition and various management positions at Océ, Toyota, Ericsson and Capgemini among others.

Main other positions
IT Sounding Board Defence Council

1961, Dutch nationality
Scheduled to resign in 2023 (eligible for re-election)

Former functions
Various positions in ten years at Sara Lee Corporation (among which head of strategy and M&A Europe for meat, foodservice and textile division), CFO e-commerce company, Managing partner governance and communication agency Gooseberry, initiator of diversity initiative Talent to the Top and Boardroom Advisor digital strategy at KPMG and Deloitte.

Main other positions
Member supervisory board FastNed, Non-executive director Frontier Economics, Member Advisory Board University of Amsterdam and Non-executive director and Chairman audit committee InPost SA.

1969, Belgian nationality
Scheduled to resign in 2024 (eligible for re-election)

Former functions
Member executive board GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft and FrieslandCampina and various management positions at Nutreco and Kemin Industries Ltd.

Main other positions
Member supervisory board Electrolux Professional AB (Sweden) and Resilux NV (Belgium).

1963, Belgian nationality
Scheduled to resign in 2025 (eligible for re-election)

Function
Dairy farmer

1961, Belgian nationality

Former functions
CFO Cargill’s Food Agricultural & Supply Chain platform (United States), various CFO roles at Cargill in Europe and also country manager Belgium, after acquisition of Provimi by Cargill CFO Cargill’s Animal Nutrition enterprise and Global CFO Cargill’s Food Ingredients & Bioindustrial.