The Supervisory Board supervises the policy of the Board of Directors and also the general course of affairs in the company and affiliated undertakings. The Supervisory Board consists of four members:
Mr. H.P.N. Scheepers was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of Neways in 2012. This was followed by his appointment as the Chair of the Supervisory Board in April 2015. To date, he has held various executive positions with companies, including DAF Trucks and ASML. His extensive expertise in markets relevant for Neways is recognised as being of great value to the Supervisory Board and the company. Mr. Scheepers is a member of the Advisory Council of Brainport Industries and Diemer en Ramaekers. He is also the Chair of High Tech NL and the Supervisory Board of Solliance.
Hans Büthker was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board in 2020. He has gained extensive experience in board positions in the semiconductor industry and the aerospace industry, including at Stork, Fokker and in his current position as CEO at GKN Aerospace. Mr. Büthker is a member of the Supervisory Board of Fokker and a board member of the FME employers’ organization in the technology industry. Mr. Büthker will be a valuable addition to the Neways Supervisory Board with his knowledge of the sector, business and management experience.
Karin de Jong was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board in 2020. She has broad international experience in the financial field, including tax matters. She also has extensive experience with due diligence and acquisitions. In her current position, she is CFO at Fagron N.V. in the pharmaceutical sector. Ms de Jong will, with her knowledge and experience in the financial field and her management experience, be a valuable addition to the Neways Supervisory Board.