CURRICULUM VITAE of Herman Nijland

1941 Born at Groningen, the Netherlands
1963 Bachelor Degree, Chemical Engineering
1965-2002 ExxonMobil Chemical
  1965-1971 Engineering, Rotterdam plant
  1972-1973 Sales Basic Chemicals, The Hague office
  1973-1978 Marketing Olefins, European HQ Brussels
  1979-1983 Manufacturing, Rotterdam plant
  1983-1986 Product Management, Darien CT, USA
  1986-1991 Operations & Planning, European HQ Brussels
  1991 Manufacturing Aromatics, Bangkok, Thailand
  1992-2002 Site Manager, Chemical plant, Rotterdam

Chairman ExxonMobil Chemical Europe committee for
Safety, Health, Environment and Risk Management


Consultant / advisor (volunteer) assisting refugees in the Netherlands to enter the labour market

As of 2005 Member Supervisory Board Esso Nederland
As of 2009 Chair of the Board of Directors of Road safety for all