Atzo Nicolaï appointed member of Eneco Supervisory Board


Today, Mr Atzo Nicolaï was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of Eneco N.V. by the General Meeting of Shareholders.

Mr Atzo Nicolaï (55) is president of DSM Nederland and chairman of the board of DSM Pensioenfonds. Before entering the private sector, Atzo Nicolaï was active as a politician. He was in the Council of Ministers in the period 2002 – 2007; in the first and second Balkenende cabinets as state secretary for European Affairs and in the third Balkenende cabinet (from 2006) as minister of Governmental Reform and Kingdom Relations.

Atzo Nicolaï also holds a number of non-executive positions, including those of chairman of the Supervisory Boards of the University of Amsterdam and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, member of the Supervisory Boards of Brightlands Chemelot Campus and Chemelot Venture Fund, vice-president of the Association of the Dutch Chemical Industry (VNCI) and member of the board of the Confederation of Netherlands Industry and Employers (VNO-NCW). Furthermore, he is chairman of the association for the protection of birds, Vogelbescherming Nederland, and the Dutch Bach Association. Mr Nicolaï holds a degree in Constitutional and Administrative Law and a degree in Political Science from VU University Amsterdam.

As a result of the appointment of Atzo Nicolaï, the Supervisory Board of Eneco Holding N.V. temporarily consists of eight members. Chairman of the Supervisory Board is Edo van Assem. The members are: Henk Dijkgraaf, Mirjam Sijmons, Marike van Lier Lels, Klaas de Vries, Marco Keim, Rob Zandbergen and Atzo Nicolaï.