Board of Recommendation

Board of Recommendation

The following prominent people from the academic and business world support and would recommend the events of ECU’92:

Prof. Dr. Mr. F. Bolkestein

  • Member of the Supervisory Council of the Dutch Central Bank
  • European Commissioner for the internal market and taxes (1999 - 2004)
  • Party Chairman of the VVD (1990 - 1998)

Christian Felber

  • Dancing economist
  • Initiator "Economy for the Common Good" and the project "Bank for the Common Good“
  • Lecturer at the Vienna University of Economics and Business

Drs. A. Jongerius

  • Vice Chairman of the Social Economic Council (SER)
  • Chairman of the Partij van de Arbeid (Labour Council)
  • President of the FNV Trades Union (2005-2012)
     

Prof. dr. C.J.M. Kool

  • Professor of Finance and Financial Markets, Utrecht University School of Economics
  • Board member of the Dutch Royal Economic Association
  • Dean of the Utrecht University School of Economics (2007 – 2011)
     

Prof. dr. H.R.B.M. Kummeling

  • Former dean of the faculty Law, Economics and Governance of the Utrecht University
  • Professor Constitutional Law and Comparative Constitutional Law
  • Chairman of the National Election Council


 

Drs. Jhr. D. Laman Trip

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ANWB
  • Chairman of the Advisory Council of Microcredits in the Netherlands
  • Chairman of the Executive Board of ING Netherlands (2003 - 2004)
     

Prof. dr. J. Plantenga

  • Dean Utrecht University School of Economics
  • Professor of Economics of the Welfare State
  • Member of Social Economic Council: Commission Labour Market and Education Matters
     

Dr. A.H.G. Rinnooy Kan

  • Former Chairman of the Social and Economic Council (SER) (2006-2012)
  • Member of the Executive Board of ING Group  (1996 - 2006)
  • Chairman of the employers organization VNO / VNO-NCW (1991 - 1996)

Mr. Y.C.M.T. van Rooy

  • Former Chairman of the University Board of Utrecht University (2004-2012)
  • State Secretary of Economic Affairs (1986 - 1989 & 1990 - 1994)
  • Member European Parliament (1984 – 1986)
     

Prof. dr. E.J.J. Schenk

  • Professor of Organisational Economics, Utrecht University School of Economics
  • Deputy Crown Member of the Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands
  • Chairman Supervisory Board Connexxion
     

Drs. J. van der Veer

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ING Group N.V. (2011 - current)
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of ING Group N.V. (2009 - 2011)
  • Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Shell (2004 - 2009)
  • Non-Executive Director en Vice-Chairman of Unilever (2002 - 2011)

 

 

Drs. J.G.F. Veldhuis

  • Chairman of the Board of Quality Assurance Netherlands Universities (QANU)
  • Chairman of the University Board of Utrecht University (1986 - 2003)
  • Director-general OCW (1986 -2003)
     

Drs. M.J.M. Verhagen

  •  Chairman Bouwend Nederland
  •  Vice prime minister (2010 - 2012)
  •  Minister of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation (2010 - 2012)

Dr. A.H.E.M. Wellink

  • President of De Nederlandsche Bank (1997-2011)
  • Member of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (1997-2011)
  • Thesaurier-generaal of the Dutch Ministry of Finance (1977 - 1982)
     

Drs. G. Zalm

  • Chief Executive Officer ABN Amro
  • Minister of Finance (1994 – 2002 & 2003 - 2007)
  • Vice Prime Minister (2003 - 2007)
     

Prof. dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann

  • Former Director of IZA (Instituts zur Zukunft der Arbeit)
  • Prominent professor in the field of Labour Economics
  • Former president of DIW (Deutschen Instituts für Wirtschaftsforschung)