The chair and the members of the Monitoring Committee have been appointed in their personal, private capacity and act without any form of instruction or consultation.
Professor of Labour Economics at Utrecht University and coordinator of the Future of Work hub. Former member of the Equal Opportunities Board (Emancipatieraad) and the Equal Opportunities Assessment Committee (Visitatiecommissie Emancipatie). Joop Schippers holds various positions as a director and in supervisory roles both within and outside Utrecht University.
Thessa Menssen is a member of the supervisory boards at Alliander, FMO and Ordina. She was CFO at the Royal BAM group from 2012 to 2018. Before that, she worked as COO and CFO at the Port of Rotterdam and held various positions at Unilever. She received the Topvrouw van het Jaar in 2013.