Henk Siebren de Jong was appointed CEO of the Philips Domestic Appliances (DA) business in August 2020. The divestiture of the DA business, announced in January 2020, is expected to take 18 months. He is a member of the Executive Committee.
Henk joined Philips in 1990. After holding various business roles in Floor Care, Coffee and Kitchen Appliances and leading Philips’ former Consumer Lifestyle sector in Europe and Asia, Henk successfully led Philips’ Latin American market for five years.
His most recent role was Chief of International Markets, being responsible for the results of all Philips activities (with the exception of North America and Greater China). Under his leadership, International Markets delivered consistent year-on-year profitable growth and market share gains.