August 30, 2007 01:26 ET

Myra Hart resigns from Ahold Supervisory Board

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - August 30, 2007) - Ahold today announced that Myra Hart is leaving its Supervisory Board, with effect from today, for personal reasons.

Mr René Dahan, chairman of the Ahold Supervisory Board, said "Myra has made a significant contribution during her time with us. In addition to her general supervisory board duties, she has been an active member of our Remuneration and Selection and Appointment committees. She has a number of professional commitments in the United States which involve considerable time and energy and I respect her decision to step down from Ahold. I, along with my fellow board members, wish to express our appreciation and gratitude to Myra for her commitment and hard work."

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