People: Agfa Gevaert NV (AGFB.BR)
21 Aug 2019
Mr. Jozef (Jo) Cornu has been Non-Executive Director, representing Mercodi BVBA of Agfa-Gevaert N.V. since May 1, 2010. Until that date, Mr. Cornu served as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chairman of the Executive Committee and Executive Director of Agfa-Gevaert NV, since December 1, 2007. He is Chairman of the Nominating and Remuneration Committee. He has been Member of the Board of Directors since 2002 and was also Chairman of the Nominating and Remuneration Committee of the Company until December 1, 2007. In addition to that, Mr. Cornu was Member of the Company's Ad Hoc Committee from June 20, 2007 until December 12, 2007. He graduated as an engineer specializing in electrotechnology and mechanics from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) and later obtained a Ph.D. in electronics from the Carlton University in Ottawa (Canada). Mr. Cornu was CEO of Mietec from 1982 to 1984 and later General Manager for Bell Telephone until 1987. From 1988 to 1995 he was member of the Executive Board of Alcatel NV and from 1995 to 1999 he was COO for Alcatel Telecom. Later he became an advisor to the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Alcatel. From 2005 to 2007, Mr. Cornu was Chairman of the ISTAG Group (Information Society Technologies Advisory Group) of the European Commission. From the beginning of March 2007 to the end of January 2008, he was Chairman of Medea +, the Eureka Cluster for micro electronics research in Europe. From December 2012 until November 2013, he was chairman of the Board of Directors of Electrawinds SE. From November 2013 to March 2017 he was CEO of the NMBS, the National Belgian Railway Company.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||70,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, EUR||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||--|
|All Other, EUR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||70,000|