Mr. Van der Kolk – Chairman
Chairman Mr. Van der Kolk (1953) holds academic degrees in environmental science and management consulting. After beginning his career at VNO-NCW, followed by Deloitte, he has held various positions as a partner at KPMG for twenty years. He was member of the management board of KPMG Consulting and managing partner of KPMG Sustainability.
At present Mr Van der Kolk is acting as an independent consultant. He has many projects carried out by large companies in terms of sustainability strategy and reporting, management and sustainable investments in financial institutions. Furthermore, he holds several other positions, including Chairman of the Advisory Board of ASN Bank, Jury chairman of the Verantwoord Ketenbeheer Award of the Vereniging van Beleggers voor Duurzame Ontwikkeling (VBDO), member of the Advisory Board of Holland Quaestor, Board member of the Mores Foundation and member of the Advisory Committee of ‘Milieu en Ruimte’ at the Municipality of Soest.