Robert John Routs is a Netherlands; Dutch businessperson who has been the head of 5 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board for Koninklijke DSM NV. Dr. Routs is also on the board of 7 other companies.
In his past career he was Chairman-Supervisory Board of AEGON NV and Executive Director-US Downstream Operations at Royal Dutch Shell Plc Chairman at Shell Canada Ltd. President & Chief Executive Officer of Equilon Enterprises LLC and President & Chief Executive Officer of Shell Oil Products Co. LLC (which are all subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell Plc).
Robert John Routs received an undergraduate degree and a doctorate from Technische Universiteit Eindhoven and an MBA from Harvard University.