At the General Meeting of Shareholders of ADO Den Haag. The Supervisory Board has nominated Maarten Fontein to be the new managing director. Maarten Fontein follows on from Piet Jansen, who recently announced his departure by 1st September.
The appointment is for an interim period of four months. That period would help United Vansen, the future majority shareholders to better familiarize themselves with the organization of ADO Den Haag.
ADO Den Haag is gaining a director with extensive experience in Dutch football. Maarten Fontein lived for years in The Hague and has been very socially active. He also lived and worked for years in China. After his career at Unilever, he held the Directors/president positions with various football clubs (Royal HC&VV, Ajax and AZ) and he was a board member of the ECA (European Club Association), FIFA and UEFA committees.