Mr Hendrik Willem Kesler (1949)
Zeist / Netherlands
Practicing lawyer since 1973 and partner with the lawfirm JPR lawyers in Enschede until 2000. 2000-2010, CEO and Chairman of the professional section of the KNVB (Royal Netherlands Football Association). 1984-1994, Board member of FC Twente Enschede (secretary, treasurer and vice-chairman). 1995, Board member of the KNVB (involved in the Euro 2000 in Belgium/Netherlands). Member of several committees of UEFA (media, pfc and legal); contributed to the set up of the womens top division in the Netherlands. Currently legal advisor/business consultant in his own company. Since April 2012, appointed member of the Board of the Gambling Authority by the Dutch Government.