The Maitland Consultancy has named former KLM Royal Dutch Airline
IR chief Jantiene Klein Roseboom as head of its investor relations
Klein Roseboom takes over in the role from agency chairman Angus
Maitland with a view to leading IR expansion both in the UK and
One of her main remits will be to develop a strategy to work with
marketing services group Euro RSCG, Maitland's recently-acquired
The joint venture with Euro RSCG comes as a result of Maitland's deal
with French communications giant Havas Advertising - an agreement which
allows Euro RSCG the option to take a stake of less than 40 per cent of
Klein Roseboom, who reports directly to Maitland, will take an active
role in the agency's expansion, which is set to begin with Paris,
Frankfurt and Milan, largely co-locating with Euro RSCG offices.
Klein Roseboom left KLM after 14 years, during which time she had spells
as commercial planning manager, director of corporate strategy - mergers
and acquisitions, director of international revenue management -
marketing, and most recently vice-president and IR officer.
At KLM in Amsterdam, she has been replaced by Marleijne Wijen and Emilie
van Karnebeek, who have jointly been appointed as directors of investor
relations, overseeing all global IR for the airline.
Wijen, who has been with KLM since last August, is promoted from her
previous post as IR officer. Van Karnebeek joined KLM more than four
years ago and is promoted from her former role as director, corporate
Both report to KLM chief finance officer Rob Abrahamsen.