Mr Van Bommel was appointed as a member of the Management Board on July 1, 2010 and became Chief Financial Officer on September 1, 2010. Mr Van Bommel was reappointed on May 21, 2014 for a period of four years. Mr Van Bommel has more than twenty years of experience in the electronics and semiconductor industry. He spent most of his career at Philips, which he joined in 1979. From the mid-1990s until 2005 he acted as CFO of several business units of the Philips group. Between 2006 and 2008 he was CFO at NXP, formerly Philips Semiconductors. He was CFO of Odersun AG, a manufacturer of thin-film solar cells and modules until August 31, 2010. He holds a Master's degree in Economics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Mr Van Bommel is a Dutch national. On April 13, 2016 Mr Van Bommel was reappointed for a period of 4 years as a member of the Supervisory Board of the Royal KPN NV. He also became the Chairman of the Audit Committee as per that day. On April 16, 2015 Mr Van Bommel was appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of Neways Electronics International NV.