Dutch giant pension fund APG has announced Bart Le Blanc has relinquished his role of chair of the supervisory board of APG Group, effective since 22 July. Pieter Jongstra, vice-chair of the supervisory board , will temporarily held a role while a new chairman will be announced in due course. Le Blanc will remain a […]
Dutch pension fund APG has appointed Kim Liu as senior portfolio manager treasuries and inflation-linked bonds, effective 1 May 2018. Liu reports to Sandor Steverink, who oversees APG’s treasuries and inflation-linked bonds team. Since 2014, Liu was senior fixed income strategist at Dutch financial group ABN Amro, he left on 30 April 2018 and where […]
Dutch pension fund APG has appointed Annette Mosman as chief finance and risk officer to join the executive board of APG Group, replacing Angelien Kemna. Mosman joins from Generali Nederland Insurance company, where she has been on the executive board, initially as CFRO and since 2015 as CEO. Prior to that, she worked from 2006 […]
Dutch pension fund APG has confirmed the appointment of former Delta Lloyd manager Sandor Steverink as head of Treasuries & Inflation Linked Debt. In his new role, Steverink will be in charge of a portfolio of €100bn in sovereign bonds. APG currently has €433bn of assets under management, making it the largest pension fund in […]
Kempen Capital Management (KCM) has announced the appointment of Daan van Aert as head of non-listed real estate as of January 2016. Based in Amsterdam, he will be responsible for the non-listed real estate team, focusing on the international selection and monitoring of non-listed real estate investments of primarily pension funds and insurance companies. Van […]
Optimix Vermogensbeheer (Optimix) has announced the appointment of Arjen van der Meer (pictured) as senior fund manager to its investment team. He joins from pension fund APG, where he spent 15 years, among others as manager of the Global Thematic Fund and as member of the European equity team. At Optimix, he will be responsible […]
Aberdeen Asset Management and APG have acquired a portfolio of Public Private Partnership (PPP) assets from infrastructure fund management company DIF. The portfolio consists of 16 assets located in Europe and the UK within the health, education, sport and accommodation sectors. Aberdeen’s infrastructure team will manage the assets on behalf of APG. Gershon Cohen, Head […]
APG, the administrator and manager overseeing €311bn on behalf of some 4.5 million Dutch people, including the country’s key civil service pension fund ABP, is to cut about 20% of its workforce.
Jeroen Tielman’s Dutch seeding fund IMQubator seeks entrepreneurial funds willing to embrace innovative corporate governance structures as well the fund’s base in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam-based IMQubator has seeded its ninth fund with €25million of capital, Volvar Asset Management, which specialises in volatility.