Arthur Reijnhart new Director Commercial at Schiphol


As of 1 September 2022, Arthur Reijnhart (50) will be Director Schiphol Commercial at Royal Schiphol Group. Arthur will be leaving Picnic, the Dutch online supermarket, where he was responsible for expanding and growing Picnic's business operations in Germany. 

Before that, he had an international career in the energy sector. He worked in France, the Netherlands, England and the United States for Shell. He led Shell's retail operations in the Benelux and France, has experience in real estate planning en property, and his work included the development of sustainable fuels, such as hydrogen, biofuels and electric mobility. Arthur studied physics at Utrecht University. He succeeds Jan-Willem Weissink, who left Schiphol on 1 March 2022. 

Robert Carsouw, Chief Financial Officer and responsible for Commercial: "Arthur has a lot of relevant experience and knowledge of retail, both nationally and internationally, that we as Schiphol Group will benefit from. He also has relevant experience in the area of sustainability, which is leading in everything we do. This combination in the position of Director Commercial has a lot to offer Schiphol. Travellers and all customers, such as in retail and real estate, will reap the benefits." 

Arthur: "I am incredibly motivated and enthusiastic about working for Schiphol. It's a fantastic company and the changes and challenges that lie ahead provide great opportunities in the field of commerce, real estate and sustainability. Contributing to that is an exciting challenge."