Rotterdam, 28 October 2014 – Following consulting with shareholder ORIX Corporation, and with the Supervisory Board, Mr. Jurgen Stegmann, CFO and member of the Management Board of Robeco Groep N.V., has decided not to aspire a second term after his present term of appointment expires in June 2015.
Jurgen Stegmann was appointed CFO in 2011. The Supervisory Board and the shareholder are very thankful for his substantial efforts for the company, in particular his contribution to the successful realization of the strategy 2010-2014 and to the process of sale of Robeco to ORIX Corporation. This has resulted, amongst others, in a considerable decrease of risk management activities and treasury, because of the split off of the banking activities, and a reduction of complexity. In view of this Mr. Stegmann has reached the conclusion that the present situation offers too little opportunities to bring out his professional ambitions.
Mr. Stegmann will resign at the beginning of June 2015, after the annual report 2014 process has been finalized. It is strived for to appoint a successor in time.