DSM appoints Philip Eykerman as new EVP, Strategy Acquisitions

DSM appoints Philip Eykerman as new EVP, Strategy and Acquisitions

4:31 AM, 23rd August 2011
DSM appoints Philip Eykerman as new EVP, Strategy and Acquisitions
Philip Eykerman, Executive VP, Corporate Strategy & Acquisitions, DSM.


HEERLEN, THE NETHERLANDS: Royal DSM, announced that Philip Eykerman, currently Partner at McKinsey & Company, Brussels office, will join DSM as Executive VP, Corporate Strategy & Acquisitions, reporting to Feike Sijbesma, CEO and Chairman of the Managing Board of DSM.

Philip will succeed Hein Schreuder, currently EVP, Corporate Strategy & Acquisitions, who after a very successful career of 20 years at DSM, will retire from the company on December 31, 2011.

Philip, a Belgian national, joined McKinsey & Company in 1997 and is the leader of McKinsey’s Chemicals Practice in the Benelux and France. He has been heavily involved in a number of significant strategy development, transformation and M&A projects in the broader chemicals industry. With his track record of strategy development and M&A strategy and integration, Philip is well positioned to lead DSM’s corporate strategy and acquisition department.

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