KLM’s management is in the hands of its Executive Committee (Excom). The statutory managing directors are President and Chief Executive Officer Pieter Elbers , Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer Erik Swelheim , and Chief Operating Officer René de Groot .
Besides the statutory managing directors the following functions/departments are represented in the Executive Committee: Customer Experience, Transformation, Cargo, Engineering & Maintenance, Inflight Services, Flight Operations, KLM Netherlands, Information Services and Human Resources & Industrial Relations.
KLM is a Dutch company and is part of AIR FRANCE KLM S.A., as is Air France.
KLM has an independent Supervisory Board which is responsible for supervising the company and it’s Managing Board. The Supervisory Board consists of Hans Smits (chair), Philippe Calavia, Irene Asscher-Vonk, Alice Dautry, Henri Guillaume, Annemieke Roobeek, Remmert Laan, Jean Peyrelevade and Cees 't Hart.