J.D. Bokhoven MSc

Delegate Supervisory Director

Jan Dirk Bokhoven was born in Rotterdam on 4 March 1957. He is a Delegate Supervisory Director of GasTerra. From 1982 to 2001, he held various positions with Conoco, Veba and Clyde among other companies. He took up the post of Technical Manager with EBN in 2001. From 2007 to 2015, he was Chairman of the Board of EBN and the person with ultimate responsibility for all of EBN's activities. On 1 November 2015, Mr Bokhoven resigned from his position at EBN and on the same date also stood down from GasTerra's Board of Supervisory Directors .

Main and ancillary positions

  • Chief Executive Officer, EBN B.V. (until 1 November 2015)
  • Member of the Advisory Board for the Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIEP) (until 01 November 2015)
  • Member of the TNO Strategic Advisory Board on Energy 


  • Delft University of Technology, Petroleum Extraction (graduated in 1983)