Member of Management Board and CEO of Albert Heijn
Mr. Wouter Kolk has served as Chief Operating Officer the Netherlands and Belgium, Member of the Executive Committee of Royal Ahold since September 11, 2017. He was Chief Operating Officer Ahold Netherlands and Chief Executive Officer Albert Heijn, Member Executive Committee within the Company from February 1, 2015 until September 11, 2017. He had rejoined Ahold in 2013 as Executive Vice President Specialty Stores and New Markets at Albert Heijn following a sixyear career as Chief Executive Officer of international retailer WE Fashion. He first started at Ahold in 1991, and over the next 16 years served in several commercial and operational management roles, including Commercial Director AsiaPacific based in Singapore, Regional Director Albert Heijn, General Manager Gall Gall, and, until 2007, General Manager of Etos. He is Member of the Supervisory Boards of the Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam and concert hall Paradiso.
Age: 50 CEO Since 2017