VDL Executive Vice President Jan Mooren due to retire

VDL Executive Vice President Jan Mooren due to retire

19 October 2022

After more than 34 years of service with VDL Groep, Jan Mooren (65) will retire on 1 January 2023.

Jan Mooren joined VDL in 1989. First as managing director of the companies Caja and Chroomwerk. In 1996, Mooren joined VDL Groep's senior vice president team. Senior vice presidents represent VDL companies in the Board of Management and act as sparring partners of managing directors. Since 2001, Jan Mooren became a member of the Board of Management of VDL Groep.

Caption: Jan Mooren

After Jan's departure, the Board of Management of VDL Groep consists of: Willem van der leegte (President & CEO), Jennifer van der Leegte, Pieter van der Leegte, Paul van Vroonhoven, Guustaaf Savenije and Paul van Vuuren.


They are establishing an innovation center in Singapore and are very ambitious here. Furthermore VDL has already successfully implemented similar projects in Europe.

Koen Cardon, CEO Katoen Natie Singapore

... not only the innovation itself, but also the context in which it will be implemented is focussed on. This is turnkey, due to the great interest of the automotive industry for the Dutch economy

Jan Peter Balkenende, Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands

We are launching this innovative leap in logistics at the site and we are a pioneer for the entire industry

Dr. Uwe Liebelt, Site Manager BASF

VDL Groep has announced the ambition to become a world player in the electrification of so-called heavy-duty mobility. VDL also aims to take up a leading position in the field of battery management systems, charging infrastructure and energy storage.

Board of Management, VDL Groep