The Rijksmuseum was privatized in 1995, when it became a foundation with a Supervisory Board and a Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is advised by a Marketing Advisory Board.

Supervisory Board

raadvt From left: J.G. de Hoop Scheffer, A. Benali, Dr. P. Huvenne, M.L.B. van der Lande, M.A. Scheltema, M.J. Oudeman and H. Goedkoop

  • Prof. mr. J.G. de Hoop Scheffer (Chair) – Universiteit Leiden, Kooijmans Chair for Peace, Law and Security at Campus The Hague

  • A. Benali – Writer

  • Dr. P. Huvenne – Director Koninklijk Museum van Schone Kunsten Antwerpen

  • Mr. M.L.B. van der Lande – Independent advisor on tax, legal and governance issues

  • Drs. M.A. Scheltema – Supervisor of a.o. ASR etc.

  • Mr. M.J. Oudeman – Chairman of the Executive Board of Utrecht University

  • H. Goedkoop – Historian and TV presenter

Board of Directors

directie_349 From left: Wim Pijbes, Taco Dibbits and Erik van Ginkel

Marketing Advisory Board

  • Bert Meerstadt (Chair) – Board of Directors, ABN AMRO and Lucas Bols, Board member VNO-NCW

  • Tanja Dik – Managing Director, Stage Entertainment/Joop van den Ende Theaterproducties

  • Diederik Karsten – Executive Vice President European Broadband Operations, Liberty Global

  • Eugene Randag – CEO PurePoint Holding BV

  • Chris Vogelzang – Executive Board, ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

  • Birgit van Kalleveen-Blaha – Consultant Egon Zehnder International