Rik van den Boog and Henri van der Aat have been officially appointed to the management of Ajax during the annual meeting of shareholders. Van den Boog will be Ajax's CEO, Van der Aat the CCO.
Rik van den Boog will be the new Chief Executive Officer of Ajax per 1 January 2009. Henri van der Aat is the acting CEO until that time. In the new year he will be the club's Chief Commercial Officer, and he therefore will continue to be part of the management of Ajax. Jan Haars was appointed to the Board of Governors. With Haars, the Board of Governors is now complete. Ajax's management is also fully manned with the appointment of Van den Boog. ,,We think they can contribute to the growth and bloom of Ajax’’, chairman Uri Coronel said.