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Since becoming a private institution in 2006, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam has followed a Supervisory Board model, which means that the museum has a (Board of) Director(s) and a Supervisory Board. 

Rein Wolfs (Director). Photo: Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen
Rein Wolfs (Director). Photo: Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen
Jacqueline Bongartz (Managing Director). Photo: Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen
Jacqueline Bongartz (Managing Director). Photo: Martijn van Nieuwenhuyzen
  • Rein Wolfs, Director from Dec 1, 2019
  • Jacqueline Bongartz, Managing Director from Dec 1, 2019
  • Jan Willem Sieburgh, Acting Managing Director 2017-2019
  • Beatrix Ruf, Director 2014-2017
  • Karin van Gilst, Managing Director 2013–2017
  • Ann Goldstein, Artistic Director 2010–2013
  • Patrick van Mil, Managing Director 2010–2012
  • Gijs van Tuyl 2005–2010
  • Hans van Beers 2003–2005
  • Rudi Fuchs 1993–2003 (partly with Stevijn van Heusden)
  • Wim Beeren 1985–1993
  • Edy de Wilde 1963–1985
  • Willem Sandberg 1945–1963
  • David Röell 1936–1945
  • Cornelis Baard 1905–1936 (director from 1920) 
  • Jan Eduard van Someren Brand 1895–1904 (curator)

Additional Positions

From November 1, 2020

Jacqueline Bongartz (Managing Director)

  • Treasurer of the Dutch National Portrait Gallery
  • Shareholder of the family business d-basic BV – no active involvement