Organisation - June 21, 2005


Executive Board Chairman Dr Aalt Dijkhuizen announced on Wednesday that the Supervisory Board has approved the appointment of Professor Martin Kropff as the new rector of Wageningen University. Kropff will start in September. He replaces Professor Bert Speelman, who will continue to work on international cooperation projects until he retires in 2007. Peter Booman, currently Director of Operations at the Plant Sciences Group will become Director of the Plant Sciences Group. / KV