Mr. Arthur Docters van Leeuwen’s resignation became effective July 31, 2011.
Mr. Docters van Leeuwen became an observer to the Board in November 2008 as part of Aegon’s agreement with the Dutch State upon receiving capital support during the financial crisis. In April 2009, he was formally appointed a member of the Board. With Aegon’s full repayment on June 15 of this year, Mr. Docters van Leeuwen’s specific role in the Supervisory Board has ended.
The Supervisory Board is indebted to Arthur Docters van Leeuwen and expresses its gratitude for his contributions to the Board’s deliberations during the past three years.