Tex Gunning2 Member of the Board of Management and the Executive Committee responsible for Decorative Paints (1950, Dutch)

Tex Gunning holds a degree in economics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam. His business career has included more than 25 years at Unilever, where his final position was as Business Group President Asia Foods.

In September 2007, he was appointed CEO of Vedior, a global company in HRM services. After a successful merger with Randstad, he joined AkzoNobel in 2008 as Managing Director of Decorative Paints. He is a Supervisory Board member at TNT Express N.V. and Friesland Campina N.V.


2 As of the 2013 AGM, Ruud Jousten will join the Executive Committe and assume Tex Gunning’s responsibilities for Decorative Paints