News — 25 Oct 2017
Jan Willem Sieburgh will be the acting managing director at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam as of Wednesday 1 November 2017. The news has just been announced by the Supervisory Board. Sieburgh will serve in the capacity of managing director for the coming months until the board appoints a suitable successor.
Sieburgh (1950) was managing director of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam from 2001 to 2010. In 2013/2014 he was acting director at the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam and, recently, at the Wereldmuseum in Rotterdam.