Executive Committee

The Executive Committee consists of six members who are responsible for the execution of Nutreco’s strategy and the management of its businesses.

Rob Koremans - CEO Nutreco

Rob Koremans - Dutch 
   Chief Executive Officer
   Chairman Executive Board Nutreco
   Chairman Executive Committee Nutreco

Rob Koremans joined Nutreco as per 1 October 2018. Rob is a Doctor of Medicine from RSM Erasmus University in the Netherlands. Over the past 30 years, he has held different managerial and executive roles, mainly in the pharmaceutical industry including Serono, Grünenthal and Sanofi-Aventis in The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic and Switzerland. He was most recently President and CEO Global Specialty Medicines and a member of the Executive Committee at Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

 

Jeroen Wakkerman - Dutch
   Chief Financial Officer
   Member Executive Board Nutreco 
   Member Executive Committee Nutreco

After he graduated as Business Economist from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Jeroen Wakkerman started his career in 1994 at Rabobank. In the period 1999-2010 he held several finance positions at Unilever.

As of 2010 Jeroen Wakkerman has been employed by SHV Energy, where he started as CFO of Calor Gas Ltd (UK). Since 2012 he was CFO of SHV Energy.

Harm de Wildt

Harm de Wildt - Dutch
   CEO Trouw Nutrition
   Member Executive Committee Nutreco (COO Animal Nutrition)

Harm joined Nutreco in 2001 as Managing Director of Trouw Nutrition. Before joining Nutreco Harm worked from 1988 to 2001 for ADM Cocoa, a world market leader in processing and marketing industrial specialty- and commodity cocoa products, most recently as commercial vice-president. Harm holds a Master degree in Industrial Agriculture Business Economics and Marketing from the University for Agricultural Sciences in Wageningen, the Netherlands.

 

Therese Log Bergjord - Norwegian
  CEO Skretting
  Member Executive Committee - COO Aqua Feed

Therese joined Nutreco as per 1 November 2017. She has a background in finance and business administration. Having previously acted as Vice President Commercial for Pan Fish and Global Sales Director for Skretting, she has considerable expertise in the aquaculture industry. She was also Member of the Board of Directors of SalMar.

Viggo Halseth

Viggo Halseth - Norwegian
   Chief Innovation Officer
   Member Executive Committee Nutreco

Viggo joined Nutreco in 1984. He has a longstanding career in Nutreco and had various positions in marketing, general and business unit management within Skretting ARC and Skretting. Viggo studied Animal Hubandry at Agriculture University and Marketing and Strategy Development at Norwegian Business School.

 Martijn Roelants

Martijn Roelants - Dutch
   Chief HR Officer
   Member Executive Committee Nutreco

Martijn joined Nutreco as per 1 April 2019. He joins Nutreco from Mammoet, where he has been the Chief People Officer for the last three years. Before joining Mammoet, Martijn had been a part of the SHV Holdings HR Management Team since 2008. He has also held positions including regional and global HR leadership roles, consulting and financial positions at companies like Deloitte and IMK.

 Laurent Genet Laurent Genet - French
   Chief Strategy Officer 
   Member Executive Committee Nutreco

Laurent Genet joined Nutreco in 2007 and he has held a variety of senior management positions in Europe and Asia. Prior to Nutreco, Laurent worked in general management roles at Evialis, which became part of In Vivo Group in 2007, renamed Neovia which was then acquired by ADM in 2018. Laurent graduated from Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse as a Doctor of Veterinarian Medicine.