Rob Pieterse is a respected executive with AEX listed multinational companies. He started his career with AKU (AkzoNobel) in various financial positions in Germany, UK and Brazil. He joined Kluwer Publishers and was appointed in its executive Board in 1987. After the merger with Wolters Samsom he with joined the Executive Board of Wolters Kluwer and retired as CEO in 2003. During this period he was President of VEUO (Dutch Association of Listed Companies) and member of the association of EuropeanIssuers. Rob was a member of the first Dutch Corporate Governance Commission (Commissie Tabaksblat).
Rob has a broad experience as a member of boards and supervisory boards of listed and non-listed companies.