Arcadis, the leading global Design & Consultancy for natural and built assets, today announced that its Supervisory Board has nominated Sarah Kuijlaars (1967) for the position of Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Board, as the successor to Renier Vree, who left Arcadis on 1 March, 2018.
Mrs. Kuijlaars is a British national, holds a master’s degree in Mathematics from Oxford University and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA). She is currently Chief Financial Officer of the Rolls-Royce Civil Aerospace business. Before joining Rolls-Royce, Mrs. Kuijlaars held several Finance leadership roles during a twenty-five year career with Royal Dutch Shell. She has worked in several geographies with distinctly different cultures and has dealt with multiple stakeholders in complex business relationships. Mrs. Kuijlaars has been involved in a variety of projects during her career, is known for her strong business ethics, her focus on people development as well as her ability to identify and manage risk in complex business environments. The Supervisory Board is proposing the appointment of Mrs. Kuijlaars as CFO and member of the Executive Board for a period of four years at the next Annual General Meeting on 24 April, 2018. Read more>