Board

Board

We encourage private sector development in emerging countries

That is why we support DECP

SHARING EXPERIENCES OF SECTOR ORGANISATIONS WITH DECP AND PARTNERS

BEING A COACH AND SUPPORTER OF THE DECP STAFF

CONTRIBUTING TO NEXT STEPS POLICY

Hans de Boer. Chairman of VNO-NCW. (Chairman DECP)

Hans de Boer. Chairman of VNO-NCW. (Chairman DECP)

'DECP contributes to improve the business climate to offer entrepreneurs growth opportunities and enable them to create jobs'

Fried Kaanen, Vice-Chairman of Royal MKB-Nederland (Vice-Chairman)

Fried Kaanen, Vice-Chairman of Royal MKB-Nederland (Vice-Chairman)

'Small and medium sized companies are often underestimated. But they play an important role in economic growth and innovation. That is what we stand for.' 

Mees Hartvelt, AWVN (Treasurer)

Mees Hartvelt, AWVN (Treasurer)

'DECP makes sense because worldwide investments in good employment practices pay off.'

Ineke Dezentjé Hamming-Bluemink. Chairperson of FME (Member)

Ineke Dezentjé Hamming-Bluemink. Chairperson of FME (Member)

'A strong global economy is of crucial importance for Dutch industry. Empowering entrepreneurship in developing countries by building a strong network of employers’ organisations and setting up constructive social dialogues puts a solid foundation under economic development. That is why I support DECP as member of the Board on behalf of Dutch industry.'

Maxime Verhagen, Chairman of Bouwend Nederland (Member)

Maxime Verhagen, Chairman of Bouwend Nederland (Member)

'As chairman of a sector organisation in the Netherlands I am convinced it is important that there are well functioning business organisations in developing countries.These most certainly contribute to economic development.'

Marc Calon, Chairman of LTO Nederland (Member)

Marc Calon, Chairman of LTO Nederland (Member)

'Agiculture and food processing are elementary needs of mankind. We want to share our knowledge in these fields with others to guarantee availability of good and healthy food for everybody.'

Cees Oudshoorn, Director general of VNO-NCW (Member)

Cees Oudshoorn, Director general of VNO-NCW (Member)

'I support DECP as member of the Board because strengthening business member organisations is strengthening trade and economic relations. Which is good for all.'