Robeco has appointed Kees Verbaas as fundamental equity head. In this capacity, he will manage the global equity, Chinese equity, Asia Pacific equity, and emerging markets teams.
Robeco has appointed Kees Verbaas as fundamental equity head. Prior to Robeco, Verbaas was Chief Investment Officer (CIO) at Altis Investment Management and head of fund management at Blue Sky Group. Verbaas also previously worked at Robeco, in 2011, as client portfolio manager for emerging markets. He’s also held positions as CEO of global emerging markets at Hermes Fund Managers and was head of global emerging markets at ABN Amro Asset Management.
Mark van der Kroft, CIO fundamental and quant equity at Robeco: “We’re pleased to welcome Kees back in this capacity. He brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and expertise that will be a great benefit to Robeco and our Fundamental Equity teams. I’m confident that he will be a good fit with our teams and that he is well equipped to lead our efforts to continue delivering strong investment performance and growing our business over time.”