The Supervisory Board of AM NV (Amstelland MDC) has appointed Mr. Peter Noordanus as Interim Chairman of the companyÃ¢â¬â¢s Management Board. His appointment is effective as from today and will end when a permanent successor is appointed to Mr. Klaas de Ruiter, who resigned as Chairman of the Management Board on 15 December.
Mr. Noordanus (55) is a partner in the firm of Boer & Croon Strategy and Management Group, where he is jointly responsible for the Spatial Investment unit. He served on the Municipal Council of The Hague until the end of 2000 as Alderman with responsibility for Spatial Planning, Urban Renewal and Housing, having previously been Professor of Real Property Law at Delft University of Technology and Director of the Institute for Construction Law. Mr. Noordanus is also Chairman of the VROM Council, which advises central government on housing, spatial planning and environmental policy. In connection with his appointment as Interim Chairman of AMÃ¢â¬â¢s Management Board, he has asked the Minister of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment to be relieved of these latter duties.
With this appointment, the Management Board will consist of Mr. Noordanus as Chairman and Mr. Hans van Veggel as Vice-Chairman. Mr. Noordanus will be actively supported in the performance of his duties by three members of the management team: Mr. Peter Ruigrok, Managing Director AM Wonen, Mr. Jaap Gillis, Managing Director AM Development, and Mr. Ton Beekman, Chief Financial Officer of AM NV.