Paul Riemens (CEO) and Maurits van der Sluis (COO) have been appointed by RAI Amsterdam.
The pair will join the new statutory board from 7 April 2016.
Riemens will be the new CEO of RAI Amsterdam from 7 April 2016. Together with Maurits van der Sluis, newly appointed to the position of COO, they will form the new statutory board of the Amsterdam exhibition and convention organisation.
Riemens will assume the role of chairman within the statutory board. On 1 May, Hans Bakker will retire after 14 years as CEO of RAI Amsterdam.
Riemens made his career in the aviation sector. He has been CEO and chair of the board at Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) since 2008.
Van der Sluis has held various commercial positions within RAI Amsterdam since 1996, most recently as commercial director of RAI Convention Centre.
Photo caption: Paul Riemens (l) and Maurits van der Sluis (r).