The Supervisory Board of Just Eat Takeaway.com N.V. (LSE: JET, AMS: TKWY), hereinafter the “Company”, or together with its group companies “Just Eat Takeaway.com”, has decided to nominate Mr. Andrew Kenny and Mr. Jörg Gerbig for appointment as members of its Management Board, and to nominate Ms. Mieke De Schepper and Mr. Dick Boer for appointment as members of its Supervisory Board.
The Supervisory Board has made the decision to expand the Management Board by nominating Andrew Kenny (39) as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). Mr. Kenny has been with the Company for five years and served as MD for Just Eat UK. He is also a member of the executive management team of the Company and most recently successfully stepped into the position of Interim COO.
Mr. Jörg Gerbig (40) will be nominated by the Supervisory Board for reappointment in his role as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
With these nominations, the Management Board of Just Eat Takeaway.com will consist of Jitse Groen (CEO), Brent Wissink (CFO), Jörg Gerbig (COO) and Andrew Kenny (CCO).
The Supervisory Board has conducted a search to fill the vacancies within the Supervisory Board. In view of the Supervisory Board’s resolution to expand the Supervisory Board from seven to eight members, three positions are currently vacant amongst which the position of chair.
Mr. Dick Boer (65) will be nominated as Chair. He currently also serves as a non-executive director for Nestlé and for Shell plc. and as supervisory director of SHV Holdings and served as president and CEO of Ahold Delhaize.
Ms. Mieke De Schepper (46) currently also serves as Chief Commercial Officer for Trustpilot and member of the supervisory board of trivago N.V.
Following the appointment of both nominees, the Supervisory Board will have one remaining vacancy, which the Supervisory Board intends to fill with a female supervisory director for which the search is currently ongoing.
Further information will be included in the convocation and explanatory shareholder circular for the Extraordinary General Meeting (“EGM”) that will be convened in connection with the sale of the iFood stake to Prosus, which will be made available at https://www.justeattakeaway.com/general-meeting. The proposal to appoint the aforementioned nominees will be added to the agenda of the EGM.
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