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Aegon names Onno van Klinken as General Counsel

The Hague, The Netherlands, October 9, 2014

Onno van Klinken has been appointed General Counsel for Aegon N.V., succeeding Erik Lagendijk, who after 14 years at Aegon has accepted a new position outside the company.

Onno van Klinken, Aegon General CounselAlex Wynaendts, CEO of Aegon, said: "We thank Erik for his contribution and wish him every success in the next step of his career. We are very pleased to have found such an experienced successor, and look forward to welcoming Onno back to Aegon".

Mr. Van Klinken, a Dutch national, recently served as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for D.E. Masterblenders 1753. He also served as General Counsel for TNT and Company Secretary for Numico, and worked for Aegon between 2002 and 2006. Prior to that, Onno was an attorney for 9 years with Allen & Overy and Loeff Claeys Verbeke.

Written by: Aegon