Chairman of the Management Board, CEO and PresMr. A. D. Boer has served as President and Chief Executive Officer, Chairman Management Board and Executive Committee of Royal Ahold since September 1, 2013. He was President and Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Corporationrationrate Executive Board of the Company from March 1, 2011 to September 1, 2013. On June 12, 2013, he was appointed CoChair of the Consumer Goods Forum. He is responsible for overall Reshaping Retail strategy, communications, external relations. From May 10, 2006 to November 6, 2006, he was Acting Member of the Executive Board of the Company. He was appointed Acting Member of the Executive Board and Chief Operating Officer Europe of the Company on November 6, 2006. Next, on May 3, 2007, the Company shareholders appointed him Member of the Executive Board, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer Ahold Europe of the Company. He joined the Company in 1998 as Chief Executive Officer of Ahold Czech Republic and was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Albert Heijn in 2000. In 2003, he became President and Chief Executive Officer of the Ahold Netherlands operating companies. Prior to joining the Company, he spent more than 17 years in various retail positions for SHV Holdings in the Netherlands and abroad, and for Unigro NV. Mr. Boer is Board Member of The Consumer Goods Forum and the European Retail Round Table, and Vice Chair and Member of the Executive Board of The Confederation of Netherlands Industry and Employers . He is also Member of the Advisory Board of Gstar.
Age: 58 Chairman Since 2013