Petri Hofsté and Pascal Visée appointed to Supervisory Board

The General Members Council of Rabobank has appointed Petri Hofsté (pending finalisation of the assessment by the ECB, De Nederlandsche Bank and the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets) and Pascal Visée as Members of the Supervisory Board. Petri Hofsté will be a member of the Audit Committee and the Cooperative Affairs Committee. Pascal Visée will be a member of the Risk Committee, the HR Committee and the Appointments Committee.

Petri Hofsté (1961) studied finance and accounting and has served as Supervisory Director at various companies since 2013. Petri Hofsté is a Member of the Supervisory Board of Achmea B.V. She is also a Member of the Supervisory Board of Kasbank N.V., Fugro B.V. and BNG Bank. In addition, she holds several auxilliary positions, including serving as a Member of the Advisory Board of the Amsterdam Institute of Finance and Member of the Board of Directors of the Nyenrode Foundation and of the Hendrick de Keyser Foundation. Prior to Petri Hofsté taking on the role of Supervisory Director, she worked in various positions at APG, De Nederlandsche Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, ABN AMRO and KPMG.
 
Pascal Visée (1961) studied business economics and Dutch law and is a chartered accountant. He joined Unilever in 1987 and held various international positions at the company for 26 years. Since 2013, Pascal Visée has served as an independent advisor in the field of business operations and technology. He has in this capacity worked with companies including Genpact Inc. and McKinsey & Company Inc. Pascal Visée is a Member of the Supervisory Board of Mediq B.V. and PLUS Retail B.V. He is also a Member of the Supervisory Board of Erasmus University, Member of the Board of Directors of the Albron Foundation, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Stedelijk Museum Schiedam and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Prince Claus Fund.
 
Chairman of the Supervisory Board Ron Teerlink is pleased with the appointments: ‘The appointments of Petri Hofsté and Pascal Visée mean the Supervisory Board is now at full strength and has a balanced composition. The backgrounds of both Petri Hofsté and Pascal Visée are extremely valuable to Rabobank. I am looking forward to working with them.’
 
The Supervisory Board of Rabobank Nederland is comprised of Ron Teerlink (Chairman), Marjan Trompetter (Vice Chairman), Irene Asscher-Vonk, Leo Degle, Leo Graafsma, Petri Hofsté, Arian Kamp, Jan Nooitgedagt and Pascal Visée.

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