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The TNO Supervisory Board is responsible for supervising the policy of the Board of Management and advising them. The Supervisory Board has seven members appointed by Royal Decree. The chairman and three of the members are appointed on the recommendation of the Minister of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, (one of whom is recommended by the Central Works Council). Three members are appointed on the recommendation of the Minister of Education, Culture and Science.
This photo of the Supervisory Board was made in 2019.
The Supervisory Board currently consists of:
Mr. P.G. (Gijs) de Vries (chairman)
prof. dr. ir. drs. H. (Hester) Bijl
ir. J.B.P. (Baptiest) Coopmans
Dr. ir. P.J.M. (Peter) van Laarhoven (sub-chairman)
J.D. (Jolanda) Lamse-Minderhoud RA
Ir. L. (Louise) Verheij van Wijk
Prof. dr. ir. P.P.C.C. (Peter-Paul) Verbeek
Dr. ir. Aloys Maas LLM, secretary