Pauline van der Meer Mohr was appointed to the Board on 1 September 2015. Ms van der Meer Mohr is Chair of the Supervisory Board of EY Netherlands LLP and independent nonexecutive director of Viatris, Inc.

She serves as Chair of the Dutch Corporate Governance Code Monitoring Committee, member of the Selection and Nomination Committee of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands and Member of the Capital Markets Committee of the AFM (the Dutch Authority for Financial Markets).

Her former appointments include: President of Erasmus University Rotterdam, member of the Dutch Banking Code Monitoring Committee, Senior Vice President and Head of Group Human Resources at ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Group Human Resources Director at TNT N.V. and various executive roles at the Royal Dutch/Shell Group. From 2009 to 2018 she served on the Supervisory Board of ASML Holding N.V and from 2018 to 2021 she served as Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board of Royal SAM N.V.

She has extensive legal, corporate governance and Human Resources experience across a number of different sectors.

Ms van der Meer Mohr holds an LLM degree from Erasmus University Rotterdam and an honours degree in advanced dispute resolution from the University of Amsterdam.

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