ING announces change in Supervisory BoardSource: OMX
ING announces change in Supervisory Board
ING announced today that Mariana Gheorghe has decided not to be available for reappointment to the Supervisory Board at the next General Meeting of Shareholders, in 2023. Mariana Gheorghe was appointed a member of the Supervisory Board at the General Meeting in May 2015 and was reappointed for a second term of four years in 2019.
Mariana Gheorghe is a member of the Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee, the Remuneration Committee, Risk Committee and the ESG Committee and will continue in her roles until her current term ends at the General Meeting in 2023. The process of selecting and nominating a candidate for appointment to the Supervisory Board at the 2023 General Meeting is underway.
“We regret but understand Mariana’s decision. While we will properly thank her when she really leaves our Board next year, I already want to take the opportunity now to show our gratitude for her valuable contributions over the past seven years,” said Hans Wijers, chairman of the Supervisory Board of ING Group.
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