Jan Kees de Jager is the CFO of KPN, one of the biggest leaders in the Dutch telecom-industry.
Jan Kees clearly has entrepreneurial blood flowing through his veins. He started his first company, called Spectra Vision, during his student days. This company was later bought by ISM eCompany. Jan Kees stayed as CEO of ISM eCompany until public service called. He became a member of the cabinet as Minister of Finance. As such he encouraged entrepreneurship by simplifying taxes. When he retired from politics in November 2012, he was by far the most popular minister. Aside from his function at KPN, Jan Kees is now active as a part-time advisor of ISM eCompany, as speaker and entrepreneur.