Appointment Aalt Dijkhuizen as member of the Supervisory Board of Van Hessen
We are proud to announce that Mr. Aalt Dijkhuizen has been appointed in the position of member of the Supervisory Board of our firm. We feel honored that such an icon in the domain of Agri & Food in the world has committed himself to our company. Mr. Dijkhuizen is known for his global network in the field of science, business and government.
Mr. Dijkhuizen was connected to Wageningen University & Research Centre for many years, the last 12 years as President and CEO. He is a frontrunner not only in the domain of sustainable and innovative entrepreneurship, but also in the field of nutrition, food production and environment. After his career in Wageningen Mr. Dijkhuizen obtained the necessary business experience as Managing Director of Nutreco, a leading company in the field of animal nutrition and fish feed. Currently Mr. Dijkhuizen is President of the Dutch Topsector Agri & Food and holds various positions in supervisory and advisory boards of several companies and institutions operating inter alia. Moreover he is active in China and, among other things, co-director of the recently started Holland Center in Shanghai.
Due to his broad experience, extensive network and passion we expect that the appointment of Mr. Dijkhuizen is the suitable addition to the Supervisory Board and to our company. We welcome him gladly and wish him an enjoyable and successful board membership.