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Jan Dirk TIMMER Former Chief Executive Officer, Royal Philips Electronics, Oisterwijk

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 Mr. J. Timmer joined Philips in 1952.
1963 Management of Philips, Ethiopia
1968 Head, Regional Bureau Tropical Africa, Netherlands
1970-1973 Corporate Staff Bureau, Philips
1973 Director, Corporate Staff Bureau, Philips
1977 Head of the Philips Activities, South Africa
1981 Member, Group Management, Polygram
1983 President and Chief Executive Officer, Polygram International Ltd
since 1987 Member, Group Management Committee, Philips
1987-1990 Chairman, Management of the Consumer Electronics Division, Philips
1990-1996 President, Philips Electronics
1990-1996 Chairman, Board of Management and Group Management Committee
1996 Retirement

Memberships

Since his retirement Mr. Timmer served on several Boards. Among others:
Member, Supervisory Board, Royal Dutch Shell
Member, Board, ING Group