Hans Alders

Johannes Gerardus Maria "Hans" Alders (born 17 December 1952) is a retired Dutch politician Labour Party (PvdA) and businessman. He is the Chairman of the Supervisory board of rail transport company ProRail since 27 June 2014.

Hans Alders
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Hans Alders in 1986
Queen's Commissioner of Groningen
In office
1 September 1996 – 1 September 2007
MonarchBeatrix
Preceded byHenk Vonhoff
Succeeded byMax van den Berg
Minister of Housing, Spatial
Planning and the Environment
In office
7 November 1989 – 22 August 1994
Prime MinisterRuud Lubbers
Preceded byEd Nijpels
Succeeded byMargreeth de Boer
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
11 November 1982 – 7 November 1989
Parliamentary groupLabour Party
Personal details
Born
Johannes Gerardus Maria Alders

(1952-12-17) 17 December 1952 (age 67)
Nijmegen, Netherlands
NationalityDutch
Political partyLabour Party (from 1972)
Spouse(s)
Noes Alders
(m. 1972; her death 2007)
Children1 daughter
ResidenceThe Hague, Netherlands
OccupationPolitician · Civil servant · Businessman · Corporate director · Nonprofit director · Trade association executive · Political consultant · Management consultant

DecorationsEdit

Honours
Ribbon bar Honour Country Date Comment
  Knight of the Order of the Netherlands Lion Netherlands 8 October 1994
  Commander of the Order of Orange-Nassau Netherlands 26 September 2007

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Official
Political offices
Preceded by
Ed Nijpels
Minister of Housing, Spatial
Planning and the Environment

1986–1989
Succeeded by
Margreeth de Boer
Preceded by
Henk Vonhoff
Queen's Commissioner of
Groningen

1996–2007
Succeeded by
Max van den Berg
Civic offices
Preceded by
Office established
National Coordinator for
Groningen

2015–2018
Succeeded by
Peter Spijkerman
Business positions
Preceded by
Unknown
Chairman of the
Supervisory board of PFZW

2001–2017
Succeeded by
Carla Moonen
Preceded by
Richard de Lange
Chairman of the
Energy association

2007–2015
Succeeded by
Medy van der Laan
Preceded by
Margreeth de Boer
Chairman of the
Supervisory board of the
University Medical Center Groningen

2010–2015
Succeeded by
Andrée van Es
Preceded by
Michiel Boersma
Chairman of the
Supervisory board of ProRail

2014–present
Incumbent