Change of Country Manager at Lekkerland Nederland B.V

Henk-Jan Peterse steps down as Country Manager at Lekkerland Nederland B.V.

Per December 31, Henk-Jan Peterse (54) is stepping down after over 5,5 years as Country Manager of Lekkerland Nederland B.V. Freek van Beek will be his successor.  "Despite the victory over his illness, Henk-Jan’s current health situation is not allowing him to continue his role as Country Manager", explained Patrick Steppe, Chief Executive Officer of Lekkerland Group. "I would like to thank Henk-Jan for the many years of good and committed work together. Henk-Jan will continue to be available to us in the future.”   Freek van Beek (46) becomes the new Country Manager of the Dutch national subsidiary. He started his career at Lekkerland 4 years ago in the Netherlands, where he became part of the Management Team responsible for purchasing and category management. "I am very happy that Freek is taking on the responsibility for Lekkerland Nederland B.V. as Country Manager. Freek, knowing the company very well from the inside, brings with him all the requirements and experience that are needed for this position”, said Patrick Steppe. Until Freek van Beek’s successor as the person responsible for Purchasing and Category Management is appointed, he will remain temporarily responsible for this department.  

Short profile of Lekkerland

Our customers' success is what drives us. Lekkerland Nederland B.V. is a company of the Lekkerland Group. The Lekkerland Group has set itself the goal of becoming „Your most convenient partner“ for its customers and the preferred full-service concept provider for all on-the-go consumption channels. Lekkerland employs around 4,800 people and services around 91,000 points of sale in six European countries. Our customers include service stations, kiosks, convenience stores, bakeries, food retailers and quick service restaurants. The Lekkerland Group turned over 12,8 billion euros in the 2017 financial year. Download Photo Henk-Jan Peterse Download Photo Freek van Beek  
Janine Hoffe
Janine Hoffe
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