Proposed appointment Roald Dogge as member of the Management Board and COO of Ebusco

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Deurne, 26 March 2024 – The Supervisory Board of Ebusco Holding N.V. (Ebusco, Euronext: EBUS), nominates Roald Dogge for appointment as a member of the Management Board of Ebusco. Following appointment by the General Meeting of Shareholders, he will hold the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO). In this role, he will be responsible for the global production, supply chain and purchase strategy. Roald will start in his new role on the 1 June 2024.

Roald Dogge (1970) joins Ebusco from NTS Group where he held the Chief Operating Officer position. In this role, he has ultimate operational responsibility for 10 production sites in Europe and Asia. Before that, Roald held various roles within NTS Group as Senior Vice President in Asia and Director Corporate Accounts. Before joining NTS Group, he spent considerable time in the bus industry in various management roles at Volvo Group and Autobus Factory BOVA, among others. His extensive experience will be invaluable in Ebusco’s next phase, in which the company is firmly committed to scaling its production capacity internationally in conjunction with assembly partners.

Derk Haank, Chairman of Ebusco’s Supervisory Board, comments: “The Supervisory Board is very happy that Roald, as a highly experienced COO with an outstanding track record when it comes to operational management, has committed to join Ebusco as COO. Thanks to his extensive experience, we are convinced that Roald has what it takes to drive the adapted assembly strategy and improve our supply chain, logistics, and procurement activities.“

Peter Bijvelds, co-CEO and chairman of Ebusco’s Management Board, added: « I am gratified that we are able to attract someone with Roald’s talent and experience. I am convinced that his experience will be of great value in the strategic direction we have taken. With Roald, we can further realise the necessary operational improvements as communicated to our stakeholders. »

Following the appointment of Roald, Ebusco’s Management Board will consist of Peter Bijvelds (co-CEO), Frank Meurs (co-CEO ad interim), Jurjen Jongma (CFO) and Roald Dogge (COO). In view of the continuity of the company, the Management Board as well as the Supervisory Board are pleased that Frank Meurs until 1 June, in addition to his position as co-CEO, will provide support to the teams that then will report to Roald.