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NEP The Netherlands strengthens leadership team with the appointment of John Guntenaar as CTO

6 July 2023With the appointment of John Guntenaar (39) as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), NEP The Netherlands, strengthens its leadership team. Guntenaar will start in this role immediately.

Currently John Guntenaar is already part of the team of NEP Group as Manager Global Product Software Architecture. In his new role as CTO, he will be responsible for technology strategy, product development, optimizing systems and processes and improving the national and international scalability of the NEP infrastructure.

Arjan van Westerloo (CEO): “I am delighted that John Guntenaar is joining the executive team of NEP The Netherlands. The challenges in the rapidly changing and complex media world call for leadership and direction from the executive team in our technology strategy. John has extensive experience within NEP and I am convinced that he will further develop NEP’s leading technology and infrastructure, both nationally and internationally.”

John: “I am thrilled to take on this new challenge after working within this organization for over 18 years in various roles. Over the past 4.5 years, my focus has primarily been on NEP Global. Now, I am returning to oversee technology in the Netherlands; a fantastic opportunity to enhance collaboration with other countries and strengthen the technology hub in Hilversum. By combining our efforts and fostering international cooperation, I believe we can take a leading role in the development of new technologies and the expansion of our platform. I eagerly anticipate leveraging my knowledge and experience to support our organization in achieving new milestones and realizing success.”