September 01, 2014 3:45 AM ET

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Company Overview of Koninklijke FrieslandCampina N.V.

Company Overview

Koninklijke FrieslandCampina N.V. provides dairy products and ingredients worldwide. It operates through four segments: Consumer Products Europe, Middle East & Africa; Consumer Products Asia; Cheese, Butter & Milkpowder; and Ingredients. The Consumer Products Europe, Middle East & Africa segment offers liquid milk, milk powder, condensed milk, infant nutrition, dairy based beverages, yoghurts, desserts, coffee creamers, cream, cheese, fruit juices, and beverages under the Chocomel, Frico, Fruttis, Landliebe, Milli, Milner, Mona, NoyNoy, Optimel, Peak, and Rainbow brands. The Consumer Products Asia segment provides liquid milk, milk powder, condensed milk, nfant nutrition, dairy based beverag...

Stationsplein 4

Amersfoort,  3818 LE

Netherlands

21,186 Employees

Phone:

31 33 713 3333

Key Executives for Koninklijke FrieslandCampina N.V.

Chief Executive Officer and President of the Board of Management
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management Board
Age: 55
Chief Operating Officer and Member of Executive Board
Age: 50
Chief Executive Officer of DFE Pharma
Member of the Management Board and Chief Operating Officer of Business Group Consumer Products International
Age: 59
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Koninklijke FrieslandCampina N.V. Key Developments

Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. Announces Management Changes

Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. announced that the composition of the executive board of the company will change with effect from January 1, 2015. The company has appointed Kees Gielen, currently CFO, as COO of business development. Hein Schumacher will succeed Kees Gielen as CFO as from 1 January 2015. Bas van den Berg, currently Managing Director of operating company, Branded Netherlands/Belgium, has been appointed Executive Director of the business group Cheese, Butter & Milkpowder. In a new role as COO Business Development on the Executive Board, Kees Gielen will be responsible for expanding operations in Asia and Africa in particular. The Mergers & Acquisitions department will report to him. Kees Gielen has served as CFO since the merger between Friesland Foods and Campina in 2009. Hein Schumacher will join the company on September 1, 2014. He will be appointed to the Executive Board in the position of CFO as from January 1, 2015. Hein Schumacher spent 11 years at HJ Heinz, most recently as Executive Vice-President & Zone President of Heinz Asia Pacific and a member of the Executive Board of HJ Heinz. Before that, he held various financial and business senior management positions in the Netherlands, the United States, the UK and China. Before joining Heinz, Hein worked at Ahold and Unilever. Bas van den Berg has been appointed Executive Director of the business group Cheese, Butter & Milkpowder as from January 1, 2015. Bas van den Berg currently serves as Managing Director of operating company Branded Netherlands/Belgium. His previous role was that of Managing Director of operating company Dutch Lady Malaysia. Bas van den Berg will succeed Piet Hilarides, who, as previously announced, has been appointed COO of the business group Consumer Products Asia as from January 1, 2015.

FrieslandCampina Announces Executive Changes

FrieslandCampina announced the appointment of Sandra Addink-Berendsen as member of the board of the cooperative. Jan Keijsers will succeed Jan Uijttewaal as Vice-Chairman of the board of the Cooperative and Supervisory Board when the latter stands down in December 2014. All the appointments will take effect on December 16, 2014. Ms Addink has been a member of dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina U.A. since 1 February 2004. She currently works as Work Processes and Quality Manager at Countus accountants + adviseurs in Zwolle. Sandra Addink is a member of the Supervisory Board of ForFarmers B.V. Her appointment will take effect on December 16, 2014, when she will also join the Supervisory Board of Royal FrieslandCampina N.V. Sandra Addink will succeed Jan Uijttewaal, who will not qualify for reappointment when he stands down in December 2014. Angelique Huijben and Frans Keurentjes have been reappointed as members of the Board of dairy cooperative FrieslandCampina.

FrieslandCampina Opens Production Line in Aalter, Belgium

FrieslandCampina has opened a new production line in Aalter, Belgium. This new filling line is a high speed line and is part of the overall investments in Aalter. Three old filling lines for carton packagings were replaced by one new filling line. This is a so-called aseptic line for 1 liter carton packagings with a screw-on cap. The new filling line is meant to reduce losses and increase the efficiency. A new aseptic reservoir of 45.000 liter, a packaging line and a palletiser will contribute to this goal as well.

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