Michiel Reerink

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Background

Michiel Reerink was Vice President Regulatory Strategy at Japan Tobacco International (JTI) from October 2010.[1]

Long-Standing Career in Tobacco Industry

Before working for JTI, Reerink worked for Imperial Tobacco.

From 2001 to 2004, Reerink was Head of Corporate Affairs at Imperial Tobacco Netherlands.[1] He then became Senior Public and Political Affairs Manager at Imperial Tobacco Ltd, working mainly in Bristol in the UK and Brussels, until he left the company in 2010.[1]

From 1996 to 2001, Reerink worked for the Association of the Dutch fine-cut tobacco industry (VNK).[1] In this role he lobbied the Dutch and EU governments “covering a range of issues including excise, product regulation and labelling”.[2] In this role he also lobbied the European Parliament when it was debating the adoption of the first EU Tobacco Product Directive.[2]

Affiliations

In 2017, Reerink sat on the Board of Directors of the Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers[3] and the Board of the European Smoking Tobacco Association.[4]

Reerink has been a semi-regular speaker at the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum, an annual tobacco industry event that was previously known as the Global Tobacco Networking Forum.[5][6][7][8] Also see:

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Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 M. Reerink, LinkedIn Profile, http://linkedin.com, undated, accessed February 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 Michiel Reerink CV, European Parliament, undated, accessed February 2017
  3. Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers Who we are, CECCM website, undated, accessed February 2017
  4. European Smoking Tobacco Association, About ESTA, ESTA website, undated, accessed February 2017
  5. Global Tobacco Networking Forum, GTNF 2012: Look who is talking and what they are talking about, accessed January 2018
  6. Global Tobacco and Networking Forum, Look who’s talking, 2014, accessed December 2017
  7. Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum, Look who’s talking, 2015, accessed December 2017
  8. Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum, Look who’s talking, 2016, accessed November 2017