Jan Ernst de Groot appointed Chief Sustainability Officer of Ahold Delhaize
Ahold Delhaize announced on August 3 that Jan Ernst de Groot has been appointed as Chief Sustainability Officer.
Analysis Top 100 Corporate Women 2022: Moving Towards a New Number 1?
Petri Hofsté is the most influential corporate woman in the Netherlands for the sixth time now, but will that still be the case next year? There is stiff competition in the Top 10. Plus: twice the number of international ladies in Dutch boardrooms, the cautious advance of chairwomen and time for rejuvenation.
Kitty Koelemeijer: ‘Make Supervisory Board Members Earn Education Credits’
The professor is a rising star among Supervisory Board members. She has a clear view on what qualities non-executive directors should possess. ‘The only diversity that matters is cognitive diversity.’
Cees ’t Hart (Carlsberg): 'The Most Difficult Decision I Ever Had to Make'
As CEO of the Danish beer brewery Carlsberg, Cees ‘t Hart was left with a difficult choice this year when the war broke out in Ukraine. ‘Five weeks after the start of the invasion we decided to withdraw from Russia, the most difficult decision I ever had to make.’
Hans Janssen (FrieslandCampina) on Putting Value on Sustainability
How can you help farmers invest in and recover the costs of sustainable milk production? Are consumers willing to pay extra for climate-neutral dairy? How do you measure and report on non-financial KPIs? Hans Janssen on the role of the CFO in focusing on sustainability and the associated dilemmas.
Under the new Dutch pension system, employees will need to reflect on their future financial position more closely than they currently do. What is needed to actually encourage them to take action and properly guide them in their decisions?