Following the resignation of former CEO Dertje Meijer, COO Koen Overtoom of Havenbedrijf Amsterdam N.V. has been appointed interim CEO of Port of Amsterdam, effective 1 August 2016.
Overtoom joined Port of Amsterdam in 2005 and has held the post of COO since its corporatisation in April 2013. He is responsible in this role for Port of Amsterdam’s Commercial Division and Infra and Environment Division. The finances of the Harbour Master’s Division also fall under his responsibility.
Koen Overtoom and CFO Michiel de Brauw will carry out the day-to-day management of Havenbedrijf Amsterdam N.V. on an interim basis.
The Supervisory Board is currently considering options for a permanent appointment for the position of CEO. The new Supervisory Board Chairman who is yet to be appointed will also be involved in this process.
Port of Amsterdam is Western Europe’s fourth largest port and plays a large role in the transhipment and processing of energy products.
Edited from press release by Harleigh Hobbs
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