About Brainport Network
Brainport Network Board
For each region, a top executive representing industry or a knowledge domain sits on the Brainport Network Board. The chairperson is the mayor of Eindhoven; the vice-chairperson is the mayor of Sittard-Geleen.
For each region, a top executive representing industry or a knowledge domain sits on the Brainport Network Board. The chairperson is the mayor of Eindhoven; the vice-chairperson is the mayor of Sittard-Geleen. The administrative initiators for the themes of Employment, Capital and Europe are also Board members. The Executive Council Members for Economic Affairs of the provinces of North Brabant and Limburg have seats on the Board. The Director-General of the Ministry of Economic Affairs has a standing invitation.
The Brainport Network Board establishes strategic lines, supervises the performance of activities in the themes of Employment, Capital and Europe, and forges connections with the provinces, State and Europe. The Board reports annually to the regional executives in what is known as the ‘castle meeting’, hosted by the King’s Commissioners for the provinces of North Brabant and Limburg.
Agrifood Capital, Managing Director ZLTO
Henk van Houtum
Keyport 2020, President of Houtum Papier
Midpoint Brabant, Professor at Tilburg University. Executive Board Member Employment
Brainport regio Eindhoven, President Executive Board Fontys Hogescholen
Regio Venlo, President Executive Board Universiteit van Maastricht
Gemeente Eindhoven, Mayor, president
Gemeente Sittard-Geleen, Mayor, vice president
Provincie Noord-Brabant, Regional Minister
Provincie Limburg, Regional Minister
Ministerie van Economische Zaken, Director-General (standing invitation)
Executive Board Member Capital
Executive Board Member Europe