Mr. Peter (Pech) Samwel was appointed as Knight in the Order of Orange-Nassau on Friday, December 14, 2018 at his retirement as financial director of KP Holland. Samwel received the award from Mrs A.M.A. van Ardenne-van der Hoeven, Mayor of Westland.
A farewell reception took place for shareholder and former director Leo van der Knaap and financial director Pech Samwel, who both retire.
Leo van der Knaap was responsible for 35 years of breeding and Research & Development within KP Holland. Pech Samwel was a financial director for 30 years and also responsible for Human Resource.
During the occasion of the farewell of Leo and Pech, the Management Team of KP Holland expressed its enormous appreciation for their efforts with and for KP Holland. This appreciation was expressed in the presentation of a picture and pin specially designed for them.