Mr. Sijbe (Siep) Hiemstra
Mr. Hiemstra joined the Board of Directors effective the 1st of August, 2011. He served as Regional President for Africa and Middle East of the Heineken N.V. group between August 2011 and August 2015 and had also occupied the position of Regional President for the Asia Pacific Region of Heineken N.V. between 2005 and 2011.
Mr. Hiemstra started his Heineken career in January 1978 and held commercial, general management and technical positions in different parts of Europe, Africa and Asia/Pacific. He retired as an Executive from the Heineken N.V. group on 17th August, 2015 but has remained with the group in other capacities.