A. Ton C. van der Laan is a Dutch businessperson who has been the head of 5 different companies.
He holds the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board at Koninklijke De Heus BV and Managing Director at Philips Domestic Appliances & Personal Care.
He is also on the board of 6 other companies.
In his past career he occupied the position of General Manager of Koninklijke Philips NV, EVP-Animal Proteins & Nutrition at Cargill, Inc. Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Provimi Holding BV, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Provimi BV and Executive Vice President for Cargill Animal Nutrition (which are all subsidiaries of Cargill, Inc.), Chief Executive Officer at COFCO International Netherlands BV and Senior VP-Global Customer Development at Unilever UK Ltd.
Mr. Van der Laan received a graduate degree from the University of Twente.