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 three 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.
Mr. R.G.M. Penning de Vries was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of Neways in 2013. To date, he has held various executive positions at Philips and NXP. He has attained extensive management expertise in the field of innovation and R&D and has in-depth knowledge and experience of the semiconductor market. Mr. Penning de Vries is a member of the Advisory Council of the Holst Centre, Chair of Health Valley Netherlands and figurehead for the ICT Topteam (Economic Affairs). He is also a member of the Supervisory Board for the Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij.
Mr. P.A.M. van Bommel was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board in 2015. He is also the CFO and a member of the Board of Directors of ASMI, a member of the Supervisory Board of KPN and a non-executive director of ASM-PT (Hong Kong). He has previously held CFO positions with NXP, amongst other organisations, and with different divisions of Philips. With his knowledge of the sector and his business and management experience, he is able to make a valuable contribution to the Supervisory Board of Neways.