Meet the team

Lelystad Airport has been open for 50 years.

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Management Team Lelystad Airport

Lelystad Airport’s Management Team consists of:

(pictured left to right)

Chief Executive Officer: Jan Eerkens.

Manager Strategie en Beleid: Nelleke van Bezooijen.

Senior Manager Operations (Havenmeester): Peter van der Werf.

Manager Finance & Control: Hetty Nijmeijers.


Management team

The Management Team (MT) of Lelystad Airport is responsible for managing the airport.

Lelystad-Airport-Jan Eerkens


Jan Eerkens, CEO Lelystad Airport: We are now waiting for The Hague's final decision to open Lelystad Airport’s gates for commercial passenger traffic.

Lelystad-Airport-Jelle Moerkerken

Fire brigade

Jelle: When I was asked to set up the fire brigade here, I did not hesitate for a second.



Nicky: Lelystad Airport is the busiest General Aviation airport in the Netherlands, with good weather, we are having between 350-450 aircraft movements a day.


Marketing Communication

Kim: In 2023, I organized various events for the celebration of our 50th anniversary.