People: Agfa-Gevaert NV (AGFB.BR)
Mr. Jo Cornu, Ph.D, has been Director, representing Mercodi BVBA, of Agfa Gevaert NV since April 27, 2010. Until that date, Mr. Cornu served as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chairman of the Executive Committee and Executive Director of Agfa-Gevaert NV, since December 1, 2007. Mr. Cornu is Member of the Audit, the Nominating and Remuneration, and the Strategy Committee. He has been Member of the Board of Directors since 2002 and was also Chairman of the Nominating and Remuneration Committee of the Company until December 1, 2007. In addition to that, Mr. Cornu was Member of the Company's Ad Hoc Committee from June 20, 2007 until December 12, 2007. He graduated as an Engineer specializing in Electrotechnology and Mechanics from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium) and later obtained a Doctorate in Philosophy in Electronics from the Carlton University in Ottawa (Canada). Mr. Cornu was CEO of Mietec from 1982 to 1984 and later General Manager for Bell Telephone until 1987. From 1988 to 1995, he was Member of the Executive Committee of Alcatel NV and from 1995 to 1999, he was Chief Operating Officer for Alcatel Telecom. Later, he became Counselor for the Board of Directors of Alcatel. From 2005 to 2007, Mr. Cornu was Chairman of the ISTAG Group (Information Society Technologies Advisory Group) of the European Commission. From March 2007 to the end of January 2008, he was Chairman of Medea +, the Eureka Cluster for micro electronics research in Europe. Mr. Cornu is currently Director KBC Group NV, Electrawinds and Belgacom NV of public law. He is Member of the Company's Audit Committee, and Nomination and Remuneration Committee.
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