Following his severe cycling accident last August, Ben Janssens has regretfully resigned as chairman of the executive committee of TEFAF Maastricht.
He expressed his wish to resign from the
role in a letter to the president of the board of trustees, Willem
Baron van Dedem, but will stay on as Chairman Antiquairs and
continue to sit on the board of trustees and the executive
Baron van Dedem thanked Mr Janssens for his
innovation and contribution to the significant growth of the fair
in the past seven years.
Willem van Roijen, who has been a member of the EC since 1997,
has been elected as his successor. Baron van Dedem also thanked
Robert Aronson for his efforts as interim chairman.
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