Henk Kluver and Ronald Ruesink (Van Raam)
Retiring at 95
As the oldest employee in the Netherlands Kluver received a lot of attention from the press. He could be seen on TV, in newspapers and in magazines, such as de Telegraaf, Trouw, De Volkskrant, Het Nederlands dagblad, De Gelderlander, het Financieel Dagblad, de Turbantia and Tweewieler en fietsmarkt. After 70 years at Van Raam and 80 years in the industry Kluver, again, was put in the spotlights. He received an honoring certificate and a golden medal of honor from the Dutch Company of Industry and Trade (Nederlandse Maatschappij voor Nijverheid en Handel). Officially, Henk Kluver retired January 1st 2018.
On May 18, 2018 Van Raam’s management and employees said goodbye to their colleague during his farewell reception with speeches that looked back on the many years that ‘Mr Kluver’ worked at Van Raam.