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


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