Annual Report 2018

Evaluation by the Supervisory Board

In accordance with best practice provision 2.2.6 of the Dutch Corporate Governance Code, the Supervisory Board conducted a self-assessment in 2018. The self-assessment related to the Supervisory Board, the individual Supervisory Board members and its three committees and covered a number of aspects including performance, composition, committee structure, compensation, responsibilities, role, meetings, preparation, communication, input on strategic direction and operating matters.

The overall conclusion of the self-assessment was that the Supervisory Board and its committees performed well with a number of areas to be improved, for instance, in the area of succession planning and digital skills.