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Leo M. VAN WIJK President and CEO at KLM Royal Dutch Airlines


1971 received Masters Degree in Econometrics at Amsterdam University 1971 joined KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, holding various positions in Automation Services 1977 moved to Cargo Division 1979 appointed Manager Cargo Handling 1983 appointed Manager Cargo Marketing and Deputy to the Vice President KLM Marketing 1984 appointed Vice President KLM Marketing 1987 Deputy to the Senior Vice President Commercial Services 1989 Senior Vice President Corporate Development 1991 joined Board of Managing Directors 1997 Chief Operating Officer (COO) as a member of the Board August 1997 President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)