Keith Nichols Chief Financial Officer Member of the Board of Management and the Executive Committee (1960, British)

Keith Nichols joined AkzoNobel in December 2005 from Corus Group plc, where he held the position of Group Treasurer. Prior to joining Corus in 2004, he held a number of senior finance positions within TNT N.V.

Nichols played a key senior role in the sale of Organon BioSciences to Schering Plough and in the structuring, financing and completion of the acquisition of ICI. He is a fellow of the Association of Corporate Treasurers and holds the MCT Advanced Diploma.