Member of the Supervisory BoardMr. Ben van der Veer was Member of the Supervisory Board of TomTom NV since October 1, 2008. He is Chairman of the Company Audit Committee. Apart from his current duties at the Company he acts as NonExecutive Director of RELX Group PLC, RELX PLC and RELX NV and Member of the Supervisory Board of AEGON NV, Koninklijke Friesland Campina NV and Amsterdam Museum. His former positions included Member of the Supervisory Board of Royal Imtech NV Member of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Nederland NV. In 1987 he was appointed as partner of KPMG and from 1989 he was Chairman for the Amsterdam office. Ben joined the board of management in 1997 and was elected Chairman of the board of management in 1999. In this capacity he joined the international board of the KPMG network. In 2005 Ben was elected as Chairman of the board of the EMEA region, one of KPMG three international regions. In this leading position he also became a member of the international management committee of the KPMG international network. Ben retired from KPMG in September 2008.
Age: 64 Executive Since 2008van der Veer joined the Board of Management of the Dutch firm in 1997 and was elected Chairman of the Board of Management in 1999. In this capacity he also joined the International Board of the KPMG network. In 2005 he was also elected as Chairman of the Board of the KPMG EMA region one of the three international KPMG regions. In this capacity he became a Member of the International Management Committee of the KPMG International network. He ended his term of service with KPMG in September 2008. He currently serves as NonExecutive Director of Reed Elsevier Group plc and Reed Elsevier PLC and as Member of the Supervisory Board of Reed Elsevier NV. He is also Member of the Supervisory Boards of AEGON NV, Siemens Nederland NV, Royal Friesland Campina NV and Stichting Amsterdams Historisch Museum.