Piet van Der Slikke (1956) - CEO (IMCD N.V.)
Piet van der Slikke, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IMCD, is a Dutch national. He holds a law degree from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. He started his career as an attorney at law at the law firm De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek in 1981 and practiced law in The Hague, Amsterdam and New York. In 1988 Mr Van der Slikke became General Counsel of Rotterdam-based Dutch conglomerate Internatio-Müller and in 1993 he was appointed as Group Director. As of 1995, when Internatio-Müller aggregated a number of chemical distribution businesses into a single division, Mr Van der Slikke, joined by Mr Kooijmans in 1996 started to build up the chemical distribution activities inside Internatio-Müller, designed its strategy and executed its business plan, creating the Group as it stands today. Ancillary positions: Mr Van der Slikke holds various board positions within the Group. He was Chairman at VHCP (Verbond van Handelaren in Chemische Producten) between March 2006 and May 2013.