Philip de Koeijer

Philip is a partner at AF Advisors. He has worked as a project manager and consultant for several financial institutions. Having worked at product management departments of several asset managers he gained broad experience in the various disciplines involved in asset management. Past achievements include important product innovations and development of next generation pension products.

21 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Product Development, Robeco
Product Development, NNIP (ING IM)
Account Management, NNIP (ING IM)

Education:
MSc Business Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

Peter Dom

Peter is a partner at AF Advisors. He has led large regulatory implementation projects of AIFMD and MiFID. Peter is an expert on structuring alternative investments, especially hedge fund managed accounts. A notable project is the structuring and implementation of Europe’s largest (award winning) dedicated managed account platform for one of the largest Dutch pension funds. He has worked as a strategic advisor and project manager for several international financial institutions.

23 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Head Key Account Management, Robeco
Product Development, Robeco
Account Management, Rabobank

Education:
MA Law, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

Jasper Haak

Jasper is a partner at AF Advisors. At AF Advisors, Jasper has worked as a strategic advisor of various management boards of asset managers. Notable projects include leading merger negotiations between two large international asset managers and reviewing risk governance frameworks of insurers and pension administrators.

20 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Corporate Strategy, Robeco
Head Product Management, Robeco
Internal consultant & project management, Robeco

Education:
MBA, London Business School
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA)
Financial Risk Manager (FRM)
BSc Chemical Engineering, Eindhoven

Saskia Leonard

Saskia is a partner at AF Advisors. She is one of the few finance professionals that has successfully led complex fund rationalization and merger projects at several asset managers. Her extensive knowledge of and experience in the operations domain enable her to manage multi-disciplinary operational change projects. She has also led other regulatory and product development related projects.

23 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Implementation Management Operations, Robeco
Project Manager Operations, Robeco
NAV Calculation & TA, Robeco

Education:
BSc Business Economics, Rotterdam University of applied sciences

Arthur Kilian

Arthur is partner at AF Advisors. He is an energetic and driven professional with in depth knowledge of the investment industry (banking & investments) with an ambition to help clients to realize their growth ambitions and face the challenges of today’s markets. His focus areas are Strategy, Operations, Finance, IT and Regulations. Arthur is an experienced program manager with a desire for complex, international and/or multi-disciplinary transformation programs.

20+ years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Head of Asset & Wealth Management Advisory, PwC (Ireland and Netherlands)
Management Consultant Financial Services, Deloitte
Head of Operations, Kempen & Co.

Education:
MSc Business Economics, University of Amsterdam
BSc Business Economics, Amsterdam University of applied sciences

Specific Expertise:

Operations Management
Regulatory Implementations
Organizational Consultancy

Linda Kist

Linda is Office Manager at AF Advisors. After her graduation from the University of Leiden (Japanese Language & Culture) she worked as an Assistant Planner at the Japanese department of the TBWA | Company Group. Subsequently she gained experience as a Traffic Manager at Peereboom Printing, responsible for the copy coordination of European printing materials for large Japanese corporations. As a Project Manager at the Dutch & Japanese Trade Federation (DUJAT) Linda was closely involved in the redesign and introduction of the federation, both on a management and organizational level. Linda worked as an independent Personal- and Executive Assistant for several organizations since 2007. As a PA of the Board of Women in Financial Services (WIFS), she worked together with executive managers of large financial institutions.

Prior to AF Advisors
Assistant Planner, Strategy Department of TBWA | Company Group
Traffic Manager, Peereboom Printing
Project Manager, Dutch & Japanese Trade Federation (DUJAT)
Personal Assistant of the Board, Women in Financial Services (WIFS)

Education:
MSc Japanese Language & Culture, Leiden University

Specific Expertise:
Sef Laschek

Sef is a director at AF Advisors. He has a wealth of experience in product management and marketing roles at various financial institutions from a Dutch and an international perspective. Sef specializes in the design, development and marketing of investment products and solutions for asset managers, banks, insurance companies and pension plans.

24 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Marketing & Product Management, BinckBank
Marketing & Product Management, A.S.R. (Fortis verzekeringen, DITZO, FALCON)
Marketing & Product Management, Vivat (Reaal, Proteq)
Marketing & Product Management, Robeco

Education:
MSc Business Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam
Certified Pension Executive, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:

Product Management

Bas Nagtzaam

Bas is a director at AF Advisors. His hands-on financial markets experience in both portfolio management and risk management roles enable him to advise financial institutions on a variety of risk management and investment management topics.

11 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Hedge Fund Manager, QTR Invest
Portfolio Management, Financial Advisor
Hedge Fund Analyst, Financial Advisor

Education:
MSc Business Administration – Finance & Investments, Erasmus University, Rotterdam
MSc Business Administration – Corporate Strategy, Radboud University, Nijmegen
BSc Industrial Engineering, Tilburg University of Applied Sciences, Tilburg
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA)
Financial Risk Manager (FRM)

Specific Expertise:

Risk & Investments

Martine Vissers

Martine is a director at AF Advisors. At AF Advisors, Martine focuses on alternative structuring. She specializes in structuring private debt, retail mortgage and real estate strategies for institutional investors. Additionally her areas of experience include structuring and research for public-private investing and impact investing.

16 years of experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Structuring, Dutch Infrastructure Fund
Structuring, Finance Ideas

Education:
MRICS, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, London
MSc Real Estate Management and Development, Technical University Eindhoven
BSc Real Estate Construction Management, Tilburg University of Applied Sciences, Tilburg

Specific Expertise:

Investment Structuring

Nienke Kuppens

Nienke is Director at AF Advisors. She focuses on sustainable investing, from the development of sustainable investment products to sustainable investment policies and frameworks. She has extensive experience in product development and strategic impact studies. With her energetic approach and in-depth investment knowledge she aspires to help move the industry to a more responsible investment environment.

12 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Product Development Manager, Robeco
Client Advisor Wealth Management, UBS
Business Analyst Mergers & Acquisitions, Deloitte

Education:
Master Investment Management (post graduate, RBA/CEFA), Universiteit Amsterdam
Bachelor and Master Finance, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

Specific Expertise:
Martin Schaaphok

Martin is a consultant at AF Advisors. He is an expert in the area of designing and implementing Activity Based Costing models. His analytical skills enable him to advise financial institutions on target operating model projects. Additionally he has experience in a variety of data analytics and IT topics.

4 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
MSc Economics & Business Economics – Economics of Management & Organizations, Erasmus University, Rotterdam
BSc Economics & Business Economics – International Economics & Business Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:
Alexander Hofstad

Alexander is consultant at AF Advisors. He has worked for large custodians and service providers focussing on operations of (exchange traded) funds. His hands-on mentality and in-depth knowledge and experience allows him to get a quick understanding of complex operational queries.

11 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Fund Accounting, Bank of New York Mellon
Unit Manager (a.i.) Fund Accounting, KAS BANK N.V.
Fund Accounting, KAS BANK N.V.
Assistant Asset Manager, First Capital Asset Managers

Education:
BSc Business Economics, Rotterdam University of applied sciences

Specific Expertise:

Operations Management

Anne Kuijken

Anne is a consultant at AF Advisors. She has two legal master’s degrees and has previously worked in impact investing. Her main activities consist of advising asset managers with regard to the implementation of legislation and fund structuring. Anne has previously assisted investment firms in complying with MiFID II and AIFMD requirements and fulfilled interim legal & compliance roles.

4 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
LLB International and European Law, Tilburg University
LLM International Business Law, Tilburg University
LLM International Public Law, University of Amsterdam

Specific Expertise:

Regulatory Implementation
Product Structuring

Hans van Putte

As a consultant at AF Advisors, Hans is a creative individual with great interpersonal skills, able to fit in every organization. Together with his knowledge of alternative investments he is capable of advising financial institutions on a variety of investment management and structuring issues.

5 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Investment Analyst, Family Office

Education:
MSc Finance, Tilburg University, Tilburg
BSc International Business Administration, Tilburg University, Tilburg

Glenn Hoff

Glenn is a consultant at AF Advisors. At AF Advisors Glenn focuses on helping clients with questions within the (operational) risk management field. His experience as both an auditor and investment professional, enables him to understand the challenges faced by the asset management and pension industry.

4+ years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Portfolio & Investment Manager, Heineken Pensioenfonds
Associate Auditor, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Education:
LL.M. Financial Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam
MSc Business Administration – Accounting & Control, Erasmus University Rotterdam
BSc Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:
Daan van Everdingen

Daan is a consultant at AF Advisors. He has a background in Real Estate investing and has worked as a financial consultant for over 4 years. Within AF Advisors he mainly focusses on the alternative investments and private debt market.

5 year of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Financial consultant, Finance Ideas
Market analyst, Bouwinvest

Education:
MSc Construction Management and Engineering, Delft University of Technology

Specific Expertise:

Alternative investment structuring

Kevin Simons

Kevin is an analyst at AF Advisors. At AF Advisors, he is mainly responsible for projects related to Alternatives and has built up expertise in specific asset classes, such as mortgages and private debt.

1 year of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
BSc Economics and Business, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
MSc Financial Economics, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:
Azzam Santosa

Azzam is analyst at AF Advisors. Responsible for Penformance, he possesses in-depth knowledge of the products, developments and strategies in the individual Defined Contribution market. Azzam also has been involved in a broad range of other projects in the asset management industry such as designing Target Operating Models and Regulatory Implementation, allowing him to be well - positioned in the industry.

2 years of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
MSc Financial Economics, LLM Financial Law

Specific Expertise:
Hugo Elsing

Hugo is an analyst at AF Advisors. During his time as a student econometrics in quantitative finance he was an intern at both VIVAT verzekeringen and Allianz. Both internships involved mathematical applications with respect to mortgages and he was responsible for constructing a prepayment risk model.
At Allianz he also gained experience working in an international team. As a master of science in econometrics his focus is on the mathematical side of the asset management industry.

1 year of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:

Specific Expertise:
Menno Kasbergen

Menno is a junior analyst at AF Advisors
Last year he completed his Applied Physics studies at Delft University of Technology.
He is currently studying Econometrics at Erasmus University Rotterdam.
During his studies he gains a lot of relevant experience in the world of asset management at AF Advisors.
At AF Advisors, he will mainly perform supporting work on many different assignments that run within this company.

1 year of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors
Various teaching / education activities

Education:
BSc Applied Physics, Delft University of Technology
Second degree math teaching qualification, Delft University of Technology

Specific Expertise:
Zef Orbons

Zef Orbons is a work student at AF Advisors. He combines his work studentship with his master in Quantitative Finance, where he applies his knowledge of the quantitative domain into practice.

1 year of industry experience

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
BSc Econometrics and Operations Research, School of Business and Economics, University of Maastricht
MSc Econometrics and Management Sciences, Quantitative Finance, Erasmus school of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:
Jesse van Bemmelen

Jesse is a junior analyst at AF Advisors. During his gap year Jesse was a junior analyst, working full time. After 6 months of traveling Jesse came back to AF Advisors, now working part-time. He recently started his master program in Financial Economics at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam.

Prior to AF Advisors
Client Services Employee, Robeco

Education:
MsC Financial Economics, Erasmus University of Rotterdam

Specific Expertise:
Lucile Nikkels

Lucile is a student trainee at AF Advisors. With her knowledge in the field of computer science, she is working on transferring AF Advisors' data management system to the cloud.

Prior to AF Advisors

Education:
BSc Computer Science & Engineering, Delft University of Technology

Specific Expertise: