The Board of Content consists of high-placed citizens who have been affiliated with previous editions of the EFR Business Week. This board aims to guide the EFR Business Week Committee throughout the year. Offering a critical view towards the programme, speakers, fund-raising and other attributes of the organisation, the board also seeks to provide fresh ideas and solutions to vital issues. The EFR and the EFR Business Week Committee would like to sincerely thank the Board of Substance for their time and support to make the 33rd EFR Business Week an excellent event.

Huibert Pols

Rector Magnificus, Erasmus University Rotterdam


Ralph van Hessen

Inspirator, Networker and Director at Winkelman Van Hessen

John Luijs

Associate Director at the Boston Consulting Group

van Kalleveen

Marco van Kalleveen

Managing Director, Domestics, and Chief Transformation Officer, Member of the Board of Management, TNT Express

Jan-Willem Hoogeweegen

Owner Hoogeweegen Leadership & Marketing


Rene Weijers

Global Head of the Centre of Learning & Excellence at ING Commercial Bank

Peter Korsten

Partner and Vice President IBM

Pearl Dykstra

Professor of Sociology, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Jasper de Bruin

Audit Energy & Resources, Deloitte


Peter Mous

VP Strategic Business Development at IBM Nederland BV

van Eijck

Steven van Eijck

Entrepreneur, Former State Secretary for Finance