International Transport Forum

2012 Annual Summit / Seamless Transport:Making Connections



Peter van Laarhoven

Director Corporate Development
Schiphol Group

Peter van Laarhoven is Director Corporate Development for Schiphol Group. As such he is responsible for the strategy and long-term development activities of the airport, such as master planning, strategic planning and stakeholder strategy. Peter van Laarhoven was Group Director Strategy of TNT from 2000 to 2010 and full professor in Logistics at Eindhoven University of Technology (1996-2000). During that period, he was also member of the advisory board of the Dutch Ministry of Transportation. Peter started his career at Philips and also worked as a consultant for McKinsey. He has a M.Sc. from Delft University and a Ph.D. from Erasmus University Rotterdam. From 2003 to 2008, he headed a commission that advised the Dutch cabinet on innovation in logistics.