Report of the Supervisory Board
In mid-March, the COVID-19 outbreak in the Netherlands plunged the country into a deep crisis. The extremely sharp drop in passenger numbers took a heavy toll on our company.
Remuneration of the Executive Board
The members of the NS Executive Board are nominated by the Supervisory Board and appointed by the shareholder, the Ministry of Finance, for a period of no more than four years. Reappointments can be made for subsequent four-year periods.
Personal details - Executive Board as on 1 March 2021
Focus on: communication and corporate affairs, audit and risk management, legal and board secretariat, Integrity & Compliance
NV Nederlandse Spoorwegen is a public limited company under Dutch law. Its registered offices are in Utrecht. NV Nederlandse Spoorwegen is the holding company of NS Groep NV.
Risk management is all about targeting uncertainties that could impede the achievement of the strategic objectives.
NS aspires to be an organisation characterised by an open and safe corporate culture where professional integrity is a matter of course.
Statement by the Executive Board
The Executive Board is of the opinion that the risk management and internal control systems concerning the financial reporting risks in the year under review functioned satisfactorily and give a reasonable degree of assurance that the financial