The newly chosen Board consists of chairperson Ernst Boekhorst, John Busink, Marjon Eijlers, Giovanni Fränkel, Sirik Goeman, Pim van Dord, and René Zegerius. The new Board has been appointed for a period of three years. Furthermore, the Association wishes to soon add two extra Board members to the Board, Edo Ophof and Christian Visser. Until then, they will be involved with the Board as advisors.
The new Board of the Association replaces the Board that announced their resignations during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday, May 24 of this year. Chairperson Frank Eijken stated to the shareholders that the Board did not feel support for the pursued policy. The previous Board kept their position until September 1 to finalise ongoing affairs.
The Board is, on behalf of the Ajax Association, the main shareholder of Ajax NV with 73% of shares. Besides that, the Board is responsible for appointing the Supervisory Board (SB).