Previous Positions: i.a. Deputy Secretary General of the OECD | Minister of Social Affairs and Employment in the Netherlands
Aart De Geus is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Bertelsmann Stiftung in Gütersloh. He has been a member of the Bertelsmann Stiftung’s Executive Board since September 2011, overseeing projects on the future of democracy, sustainable economies, employment and megatrends. Prior to joining the Stiftung, Aart De Geus served as Deputy Secretary General of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris. From 2002 to 2007, Aart De Geus was Minister of Social Affairs and Employment in the Netherlands.