Press Release


Ad Scheepbouwer to resign as Chairman and CEO of TPG

Publish Date : 10 September 2001 at 11:55 CET - Ad Scheepbouwer (57), Chairman and CEO of TPG N.V., has handed in his resignation to become Chairman and CEO of Royal KPN N.V.

The leading Mail, Express and Logistics company TPG has grown rapidly under Scheepbouwer's leadership (see biography attached ). Chairman of the Supervisory Board Morris Tabaksblat said: "We regret his decision, but we are confident that TPG will continue its successful path without him. We would like to thank Ad for his tremendous contribution and wish him success in this new job."

Mr Scheepbouwer will stay on as Chairman and CEO of TPG until 1 January, 2002. The Supervisory Board of TPG will announce the name of his successor as soon as possible.

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