Marc de Jong has been appointed member of the Remeha Group B.V. Supervisory Board, effective after Remeha’s 2021 annual meeting. Remeha Group is the owner of BDR Thermea Group.
The Supervisory Board also intends to appoint De Jong at that time as its chairman, succeeding current chairman Arthur van der Poel, who will step down then.
De Jong has extensive experience in the international energy and technology sector. He served as CEO of LM Wind Power, CEO of several divisions within Philips Lighting and CEO of the automotive and identification business units of NXP Semiconductors. He sits on several supervisory boards.
A Dutch native, De Jong has a degree in physics and mathematics from VU Amsterdam and an MBA from Erasmus University Rotterdam and Rochester University, USA.
“I am delighted to join the Supervisory Board. In these times of energy transition, the role of the HVAC industry is crucial and BDR Thermea Group has an important part to play,” says Marc de Jong.
BDR Thermea Group CEO Bertrand Schmitt says: “I am very happy that Marc de Jong is joining the Supervisory Board. He has deep and broad international experience and is a perfect fit for our group. We very much look forward to working with him.’’